Father sexually assaults daughter lands in court

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6 days ago
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Crime / Law

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A 60-year-old man, Mr Godwin Anukwa, who sexually assaulted his eight years old daughter, was on Thursday in Lagos granted N500,000 bail.

An Ikeja Chief Magistrate’s Court, which granted the defendant bail, directed him to provide two sureties as part of the conditions.

The Chief Magistrate, Mrs Yewande Aje-Afunwa, ordered that the sureties should be gainfully employed and show evidence of tax payments to the Lagos State Government.

Aje-Afunwa added that one of the sureties should be related to the defendant.

The defendant, whose address was not provided, is facing a charge of unlawful sexual assault.

He, however, pleaded not guilty.

Earlier, the Prosecutor, ASP Peter Nwangwu, told the court that the defendant committed the offence in March at Airport Estate, Isheri, Lagos.

Nwangwu said that the defendant sexually assaulted his daughter (name withheld) by inserting his finger into her private parts.

According to him, the defendant was arrested by the police after the case was reported.

He said the offence contravened Section 261 of the Criminal Law of Lagos State, 2015 (Revised).

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the Section prescribes a three-year jail term for any offender.





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What is this world  turning into.... 


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John Chibuike
5 days ago
Nawa Which Kind Father Is This One
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Wisdom Nna
5 days ago

What is this age turning into. An Era in which a father sexually harasses his right year old. This is outrageous


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Usmansulaiman
5 days ago

Let court force him to pay the bail 

 

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good idea
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This father have to be jailed


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This evil is getting too much 


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Lucky Friday
5 days ago
What kind of thinks is this sef
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Victoria Shaba
5 days ago

Useless man


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This is not good to hear 


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Favour
5 days ago

He is not surposed to be granted bail because he will go back home and assault the girl again


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Bassey Eduon
5 days ago
he must be delt with
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What is this world  turning into.... 


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Good for him!


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What a shame to that man


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Unbelivable,what an incident,this days are full  of evil


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Maka T. Joshua
5 days ago

It's diabolical for a father to have defiled his daughter. Very sad.


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hmmn this is more shocking than i can imagine. this has called for serious attention..


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ABU ANTHONY O
5 days ago

This is a sign that Rapture is so near and we need to serve God in truth and in righteousness so that we can make it to heaven


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Victoria Shaba Said -

Useless man

Abomination 


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