Pervert Alert Man docked for raping 12-yr-old niece

A jobless man has been charged in a Lagos court for allegedly raping his 12-year-old niece.

  • Published: , Refreshed:
A rape victim (Illustration) play

A rape victim (Illustration)

(Pulse)
24/7 Live - Subscribe to the Pulse Newsletter!

An unemployed man, Samson Akinse, has been arraigned before an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court sitting in Lagos State for allegedly raping his 12-year-old niece.

ALSO READ: “Strange World: Woman arrested for securing abortion for 12-year-old niece her husband impregnated”

News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), reports that Akinse who lives with the victim’s parents at Ajegunle, Lagos residence forcefully had carnal knowledge of the minor on October 28, 2016.

The police prosecutor handling the case, Inspector Simeon Inuoha told the president of the court, Chief Magistrate B. O. Osunsanmi, that the suspect was being tried for alleged rape and incest.

“The victim told her mother that the accused defiled her and the accused was apprehended,” Inspector Inuoha said.

ALSO READ: “Devil Uncle: 15-yr-old girl accuses uncle of raping, impregnating her”

He added that the offence contravened section 259 of the Criminal Law of Lagos State, 2011.

When the charges was read to Akinse, he pleaded not guilty and Magistrate Osunsanmi granted him bail in the sum of N300,000 with two sureties in like sum, before adjourning the case to February 13, 2017, for mention.

Do you ever witness news or have a story that should be featured on Pulse Nigeria?
Submit your stories, pictures and videos to us now via WhatsApp: +2349055172167, Social Media @pulsenigeria247: #PulseEyewitness & DM or Email: eyewitness@pulse.ng. More information here.