GANG-RAPE, MAN BAGS LIFE IMPRISONMENT.

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Ekiti State High Court, on Monday, has penalized a 27-year- old man,  Farotimi Samuel to life imprisonment for conspiracy and female assault ( rape).

Farotimi Samuel and his gang, according to report, raped a 14 year old girl in an uncompleted building on January. 29, 2018, at Oke-Ureje, Federal Polytechnic Road, Ado Ekiti.

The innocent girl confided that she was stopped by three huge men on her way back home from where she went to buy Cassava flakes(Garri) and Sugar.

She said before raising an alarm she was kidnapped and took to an uncompleted and she was raped.

She disclosed that the only person she could recognize was Farotimi Samuel.

Delivering the judgment, Justice Adekunle Adeleye pronounced that with the evidence established, Farotimi was guilty of the offence and subsequently sentenced him to life imprisonment.

The victim was said to have five witnesses while the convict had none.

The judge, Adekunle Adeleye asserted that his judgment was by the prosecution contravenes sections 516 of the Criminal code, 31 of the Child Right Law, Cap C16 and C7, Laws of Ekiti State, 2012.


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