Paedophile Alert 30-yr-old man remanded in prison for raping 4 young girls

A paedophile who raped four young girls in Kano State has been arrested and charged to court.

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A 30-year-old man, Habibu Yuguda, has been ordered to be remanded in prison custody by a Magistrates' Court sitting in Kano State for allegedly raping four young girls whose ages range between 11 and 12, Daily Trust reports.

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Yuguda who resides at Kofar Fada Village, near Kano, was arraigned in the court on charges of rape and unlawful carnal knowledge of minors, however pleaded not guilty to the charges when they were read to him but the Chief Magistrate, Hajiya Maryam Sabo, ordered that he be remanded in prison custody and adjourned the case till July 19 for further mention.

The police prosecutor, Inspector Shuaibu Musa, had earlier told the court that three complainants, Yusuf Musa, Abdullahi Yahaya and Yahuza Sale, all of Gezawa in Kano, reported the matter at the Gezawa Police Division in Kano.

Musa added that the complainants told the police that Yuguda lured their daughters into his car and had carnal knowledge of them.

The prosecutor explained that the accused gave them a ride in his car and took them to his house at Kofar Fada village and forcefully had sexual intercourse with them, after which he gave each of the girls N50, warning them not to tell anyone.

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The victims, the prosecutor said, were later taken to the Gezawa General Hospital for treatment when their parents discovered that they had been defiled.

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