30-yr-old man sentenced to life imprisonment for r@ping a 9-yr-old girl in Ekiti State
A 30-year-old Okada rider, Ojo Idowu, has been sentenced to life imprisonment by the Ekiti State High Court, Ado Ekiti Division, for r@ping a nine-year-old girl.
The defendant was first arraigned on one charge bordering on r@pe before Justice Olalekan Olatawura in March, 2022.
In her testimony before the court, the victim, a primary three pupil, said when she went to fetch water and on her way back, Idowu asked her to follow him to his house to get something for her grandmother.
I stood by the door, he asked me to enter, but I refused, he f%rced me to his room and covered my mouth with his hand, he used the other hand to remove his trouser and started forcing his m@nhood into my private part, I shouted, but nobody could hear me because he covered my mouth.