Court remands man for sexually assaulting three minor girls in Jos

September 30, 2020
16 Views

A High Court sitting in Jos on Wednesday ordered that a 25-year-old man, Adamu Garba be remanded in a correctional centre for sexually assaulting three minor girls.

The Prosecution Counsel, Mr M.A. Chup, Ministry of Justice, while presenting the case, told the court that the defendant lured the minors aged 8, 9 and 10 to an uncompleted building and sexually assaulted them.

Chup said that the offence contravened the provisions of Section 208 of the Plateau State Penal Code of 2007.

According to him, a statement which was written by the accused at the police station after he was arrested showed he admitted that he lured the minors with Guava fruit.

“The girls live in my area, they always come around my house and each time I see them, I offer them guava and put them on my lap,” the accused said.

However, Justice Nafisat Musa, ordered that Garba be remanded in a correction centre, though he pleaded not guilty to the crime.

He adjourned the matter until Nov. 18, for hearing, NAN reports.

You may be interested

Entertainment

My shoulder dislocations

admin - October 24, 2020

I am an 18 -year old student who is also a sportsman. Unfortunately, my sporting career has been severely handicapped…

President Buhari Has Ordered Probe Into Lekki Shootings – Minister Reveals
Gossip
1 views
Gossip
1 views

President Buhari Has Ordered Probe Into Lekki Shootings – Minister Reveals

admin - October 24, 2020

Muhammadu Buhari Nigeria's number one man, President Muhammadu Buhari, has ordered a probe into the heartbreaking shootings of #EndSARS protesters…

News
4 views

#EndSARS: Ikpeazu inaugurates Judicial Panel of Inquiry

admin - October 24, 2020

<!-- #EndSARS: Ikpeazu inaugurates Judicial Panel of Inquiry - ElombahNews HomeNews#EndSARS: Ikpeazu inaugurates Judicial Panel of Inquiry

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.