An Oyo State Chief Magistrate Court sitting in Ibadan on Thursday remanded a 49-year old man, Kayode Oni at Agodi Prison custody for allegedly raping his 14-year-old daughter.
The 49-year old man was arraigned before the court on a one-court charge of having carnal knowledge (rape) of his daughter
Police Prosecutor, Mr Sunday Ogunremi while arraigning the man. told the court that the accused in 2018 at No.4 Obamomo G.R A. Quarters Iyaganku, Ibadan had unlawful carnal knowledge of his 14-year-old, Eniola, without her consents and that the offence was contrary to and punishable under Section 34 Subsection 1 and 2 of the Child Rights Law of Oyo State Nigeria 2006.
No plea was taken during the arraignment of the 49year old accused.
Chief Magistrate Mr Taiwo Olaniran at the court sitting asked the 49year old man reasons for defiled his own biological daughter, whether it was for ritual purpose Oni told the Chief Magistrate that it was a mistake and the work of the devil. adding that he separated with his daughter’s mother when she was just 8-years-old that he had been defiling her since then.
Chief Magistrate Olaniran who lashed out at the 49-year old man and others in the act of sexually abusing under aged children, ordered that the accused be remanded in Agodi Prison pending legal advice from Director of Public Prosecution (DPP)
Chief Magistrate Olaniran then adjourned the case till July 23, 2019.