Court remands man, 36, for raping 12-year-old girl in Ondo

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Court remands man, 36, for raping 12-year-old girl in Ondo

A Family Magistrate’s Court sitting at Oke-Eda, Akure on Tuesday, September 12, remanded a 36-year-old man, Daisi Alade, in Olokuta Correctional Centre, for allegedly defiling a 12-year-old girl. 

 

The defendant is standing trial on one-count charge of child defilement. 

 

The police prosecutor, Martins Olowofeso, informed the court that the defendant committed the offence at about 10 pm on August 27, 2023, along Mahin/Igbokoda road, Ugbonla, Ondo State.

 

Olowofeso said Alade lured the 12-year-old girl (name withheld), to a nearby bush and had carnal knowledge of her without her consent. 

 

He said the girl was rescued by neighbours who heard her screaming from their apartment, but Alade had already molested her.

 

The charge read in part, “That you, Daisi Alade, ‘m’ on August 27, 2023, unlawfully had carnal knowledge of a girl (name withheld) aged 12 years at about 10 pm along Mahin/Igbokoda road, Ugbonla, within the jurisdiction of this Court and thereby committed an…



Source: Linda Ikeji