Man docked for allegedly raping, impregnating 14-year-old girl

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Rape victim used to illustrate the story [Photo: guardian.co.uk]

A 22-year-old man, Bright Uwalaka, who allegedly raped a 14-year-old girl and impregnated her, was on Friday charged before a Surulere Chief Magistrates’ Court , Lagos.

Mr. Uwalaka, who resides at Number 10, Hassan St., Ajangbadi, Lagos State, pleaded not guilty to the count charge of defilement.

The Prosecutor, Anthonia Osayande, told the court that the accused committed the offence at No. 10, Hassan Street, Ajangbadi, Lagos State, at about 6.00 p.m. on October 19, 2016.‎

Ms. Osayande said the accused, who was living in the same area with the girl, called her to his parents apartment and had unlawful sexual intercourse with her and impregnated her.‎

She said the offence contravened Section 137 of the Criminal Laws of Lagos State, 2011.

Chief Magistrate Ipaye Nwachukwu granted the accused N500,000 bail with two sureties in like sum.

Ms. Nwachukwu said the sureties should be gainfully employed and one of the sureties must be a civil servant.

She said both sureties should provide evidence of tax payments and their addresses verified.‎

The case was adjourned to March 14, pending advice from the Department of Public Prosecution, DPP.

(NAN)


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  • adekenny

    Nobody has attached religion to this! Since he is a christian;its a norm! But had the person was a Muslim; the headline would have been: a Muslim kidnapped,rapped and impregnate a 14 years old christian!

    • Julius

      This has nothing to do with religion. Criminality has no religion I.D . Lets not go there.

      • adekenny

        When a christian commit a crime;its a norm and that person is tag criminal!but when tje same crime is committed by a muslim;the entire religion is tag evil and it becomes news! Only ALLAH will deliver the Muslims from the hypocrites and the blackmailers!

        • Julius

          Well it becomes religion when the muslim criminals announced that they are doing it because of their religion…BK

          • adekenny

            But criminals Christians peddle lies after committing the crime! Double sins!!! Christians can never deceive the creator;but only themselves!a is enough for a wise

          • Julius

            Man, a criminal is a criminal, period..I’m done

  • Mosley

    Raped and pregnated?