A 65-year-old man who raped an 11-year-old girl in Efon-Alaye Ekiti, Ekiti state on several occasions has ben arrested and charged to court.
The 65-year-old man identified as Ezekiel Adewale raped the little girl on November 30 after he allegedly lured her into his house with money before defiling her. He was arrested by the Police and arraigned before an Ado-Ekiti Chief Magistrate Court on Wednesday December 4, where he was remanded to prison custody.
According to Police Prosecutor, Insp. Caleb Leranmo told the court that the suspect defiled the little girl on three occasions.
Adewale’s plea was taken by the Chief Magistrate Mr Abdulhamid Lawal. The Chief Magistrate ordered that the case file be sent to the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) for advice, before adjourning the case till December 18 for mention.