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Court jails 70 year old chief over child rape

22 April 2016, 06:40

Abuja - An Osun High Court has jailed a 70-year-old chief for seven years after he was found guilty of the rape of two teenage pupils.

According to Punch, the septuagenarian, Chief Moses Adeniyi, was arraigned in court on March 28, 2011 in connection with acts of indecent assault and rape.

Adeniyi is accused of having offered his victims free rides homes, but instead driving them to a hotel and raping them one after the other.

Also read: Man arraigned after raping three of his children in Enugu

After defiling the two girls, aged 13 and 14, Adeniyi is alleged to have cleaned their private parts with a white cloth before threatening their lives if they were to ever tell anyone of their horrific experience.

The suspect is said to have been exposed after one of the girls had disclosed that she received transport from the man.

Read more at Punch

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