57 Year-Old Man Bags 10 Years Imprisonment For Sexually Assaulting Teenager

A Federal High Court in Kano State has sentenced a 57-year-old man, Yusuf Umar, to 10 years’ imprisonment for keeping in his custody a 14-year-old girl and raping her.

DailyBells learnt that Umar, who hails from Nasarawa Local Government Area of Kano State, had sexually exploited the teenager, who is also from the state.

According to the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons, which arraigned Umar, the offence is contrary to Section 16 (1) of the Trafficking in Persons (Prohibition) Enforcement and Administration Act 2015.

Josiah Emerole, NAPTIP’s spokesman, in a statement said, “Our operatives arrested and charged him to court on March 5, 2018. When he was arraigned in court yesterday, he pleaded guilty to the offence. At the commencement of the case, the prosecution reviewed the facts and tendered two exhibits.

“Delivering judgment in the case with charge number: FHC/KN/CR/37/2018, the presiding judge, Justice Jude Dagat, found him guilty and sentenced him accordingly.

Loading...

“This conviction has brought the total number of those convicted for human trafficking by the agency to 341.”

Please follow and like us:

Do You Have Any Story, Press Release, Events Coverage Or You Want An Advert Placement?

Call The DailyBells Nigeria Today On Our Hotlines +234 802 523 7926,  +234 806 017 6677 Or WHATSAPP On +234 802 523 7926

Email: dailybellsnigeria@yahoo.com Or megacrown1@yahoo.com.

Thanks. MGT

All Rights Reserved. This Material And Any Other Material On THE DAILYBELLS NIGERIA Should Not Be Reproduced, Published Broadcast, Written Or Distributed In Full Or In Part, Without Written Permission From The Editor/CEO..

%d bloggers like this: