A forty-year-vintage labourer changed into the day past remanded in Katsina jail custody for having unlawful carnal understanding of his neighbour’s seven-year-antique daughter.
Sani Ibrahim could be in jail custody until June 26, 2019, for rape fee punishable under phase 283 of the Penal Code.
The victim’s father, Hamisu Lawali, had suggested the incident on the Bindawa Police Station on may nine, less than hours after Ibrahim become allegedly caught in the act.
Each the sufferer’s circle of relatives and the accused had been citizens of Sabuwa Abuja Quarters, Bindawa, inside the Bindawa neighborhood authorities location of the country.
It became suggested Ibrahim had at distinct times had illegal carnal information of the sufferer.
In step with the police First information file to Katsina Senior Magistrates’ courtroom, Ibrahim during interrogation confessed that he had slept with the sufferer about three times.
Sgt. Lawal Bello, the police prosecutor, said investigation become in development.
On his element, the presiding magistrate, Hajiya Fadile Dikko, adjourned the case till June 26 and ordered that Ibrahim be remanded in prison custody.