Thursday, March 16, 2017

Lagos: Man Gets 14 Years Jail Term For Rape

A magistrate court, sitting in Ikeja, Lagos, has sentenced a 23-year-old man, Benjamin John, to 14 years imprisonment for raping a girl in Ikorodu Local Government Area of the state.

The convict was said to have raped the 16-year-old girl on September 25 last year at about 9a.m. in Ikorodu axis of Lagos State. When the convict was arraigned before Magistrate B. O. Osunsanmi, the prosecutor, Sergeant Raimi Idowu of the Nigeria Police, Gender Section, Ikeja, narrated that Benjamin met the victim on the road, beat and dragged her to an uncompleted building, where the act was perpetrated.

When the charges were read out to the perpetrator, he pleaded guilty and pleaded with the magistrate to temper justice with mercy.

15 comments:

  1. Raping at your age, Anyway that serves you right i did not pity you at all

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  2. I think a fun time imprisonment should be the penalty for rape because the victim will always be mentally destabilized

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  3. I pity your life by the time you are free from the prison you should have your lesson by then

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  4. Too bad of him doing that at his age

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  5. That is what you choose for yourself

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  6. Alright the next time you wanna try that do it before you are born

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  7. Is what you know how to chop kills you

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  8. Be fast and serve your term. You did be 37 still got lots of amazing things to do

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  9. It will serves as a lesson for you and your fellows member to think before they leap

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