Lagos - Abdulsalam Olayinka, has been arrested and remanded in prison for allegedly raping a 14-year-old orphan on Valentine’s Day.
Chief Magistrate Tajudeen Elias of the Ikeja of Ikeja Chief Magistrate’s Court ordered the suspect remanded in prison and adjourned the case till February 24 for ruling on the bail application.
The suspect was said to have committed the act when he went to his friend's house on February 14 at 5, Olanrawaju St., Agege area of Lagos state.
The prosecutor, Inspector Benedict Aigbokhan, told the court that the suspect did not meet the friend, went on to rape the girl as she was the only one at at home.
The suspect, however, denied the accusation.
- News 24