A 35-year old father, Emmanuel Idoko, appeared before an Ogudu Magistrates’ Court in Lagos on Friday for alleged defilement of his 12-year old biological daughter.
The Prosecutor, Sergeant Lucky Ihehie, said Idoko slept with his daughter in his home at 35, Akinwonsola St., Oworonshoki, Kosofe Area of Lagos.
The accused is facing a three-count charge bordering on defilement of a minor contrary to Sections 137, 160 and 170 of Criminal Code Law 2015.
Corroborating the incident, the coordinator, Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team (DSVRT), Mrs Titilola Vivour-Adeniyi, told the court that the defilement started in mid 2017.
“The alleged defilement started precisely in July, 2017 in their single room apartment where the 12-year old girl was allegedly assaulted sexually by her biological father.
“According to reports, the mother of the survivor (name…
Read More…..PM News