Abuja - A 28-year-old driver has been arraigned in an Ikeja Magistrate's Court in Lagos for the alleged rape of his 20-year-old girlfriend, Pulse has reported.
The suspect, John Godwin, is facing two counts of rape and assault after it was alleged that he beat his girlfriend violently after she refused to engaged in sex with him.
Godwin then allegedly proceeded to rape the victim.
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Frank Inah, prosecutor in the case, stated in court that the incident in question took place on August 8 at the suspect's residence.
The accused has since pleaded guilty and been granted bail in the sum of N100,000.
The case has been adjourned to September 3 for trial.
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