Saturday, April 28, 2012
Man Rapes His 5yrs Old Daughter, 8yrs Old Maid In Abuja
40 year old Charles Ikeji his now cooling
off in prison custody after he confessed to
an Upper Area Court in Gwagwalada that he
indeed forcefully had carnal knowledge of
his daughter and a house maid (both
The Nigeria Police had on Wednesday
arraigned Mr. Ikeji, a resident of Angwan
Gude, in Kuje area Council of the Federal
Capital Territory, on a count charge of
raping his daughter and a house maid.
Ikeji is accused of having carnal knowledge
of the two, aged between five and eight
years, on April 12 contrary to the
provisions of Section 282 of the Penal
Code. Police prosecutor Usman Omale said
the case was reported at the police station
in Kuje by the mother of the victim.
He said that as a result of the rape, the
daughter sustained injury in her private
part and was taken to Kuje General Hospital
for treatment. Omale added that during
police investigation, Ikeji confessed
committing the crime.
Also, when the charge was read to him, Mr.
Ikeji pleaded guilty. The Judge, Babaginda
Hassan, thus ruled that the accused be
remanded in prison custody till the next
Posted by Eddy Ogbunambala at 12:07 AM