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    Police arrest 131 suspects for kidnapping, rape, others

    The Commissioner of Police in Bauchi State, Zaki Ahmed, says the command has arrested 131 suspects for alleged kidnapping, rape, robbery and other offences from Jan. 10 to Feb. 28. Ahmed disclosed this on Friday while briefing newsmen on the activities of the command in Bauchi. He also said that the command had rescued 21

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    2 nabbed for raping 14-year-old hawker

    Officers of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), have arrested two men- Mohammed Abubakar, 22, (a.k.a A3) and Adamu Umar, 25, for allegedly raping a 14-year-old girl in Niger. The suspects are commercial vehicle drivers at Kasuwan Gwari Motor Park, in Chanchaga Local Government Area of Niger. Mrs Mariam Kolo, the Director-General, Child

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    Septuagenarian charged with sexually assaulting teenager

    The Police on Thursday in Lagos arraigned a septuagenarian, Samuel Adesogaat, for allegedly assaulting a neighbour’s 14-year-old daughter sexually. The 75-year-old, who resides at 11, Ifelodun St., Oworonshoki, Lagos, is being tried for sexual assault at an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court. The prosecutor, Sgt. Raphael Donny told the court that the offence was committed sometime

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    Fish seller in court for raping 7-year-old Almajiri

    A Kaduna based non-governmental organization, Arridah Relief Foundation of Nigeria, has dragged a fish seller residing at Maraba Jos, Igabi local government of Kaduna State before a Sharia Court for forcefully having anal sex with a 7 year-old boy. The Chairperson of the NGO, Hajiya Rabi Salisu Ibrahim, disclosed this while briefing journalists in Kaduna.

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    Nigerian Soldier To Die By Hanging For Raping A Married Woman

    30-year-old Nigerian soldier, Lance Corporal Oge Etudo, has been found guilty of rape and culpable homicide and has been sentenced to death by hanging by an Abuja Court. The Soldier who was formerly attached to a battalion of the Nigerian Army at Lungi Barracks in Abuja, was found guilty of abducting a lady, whose name

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    Man, 30, arraigned for defiling 5-yr-old girl

    A 30-year-old man, identified as McCarthy Kuyemekume, has been arraigned before the Magistrate’s Court in Rumuepirikom in Obio/Akpor Local Government of Rivers State for allegedly raping a five-year-old girl. The accused, who resides at Saviour’s Estate, Nkpor Village in Rumuolumeni, was said to have committed the offence on January 25, 2016 in his brother’s house

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    Man rapes, impregnates 14-year-old girl

    A 22-year-old man, Bright Uwalaka, who allegedly defiled a 14-year-old girl and impregnated her, was on Friday charged before a Surulere Chief Magistrates’ Court, Lagos. Uwalaka, who resides at No. 10, Hassan St., Ajangbadi, Lagos State, pleaded not guilty to the count charge of defilement. The Prosecutor, Sgt. Anthonia Osayande, told the court that the

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    Why rape is escalating in A’Ibom communities – Akpan, activist

    EXECUTIVE Director of Community Policing Partners for Justice, Security and Democratic Reforms, Akwa-Ibom State, Mr. Saviour Akpan, said the group had found out that rape and other rights violation was more widespread in rural areas of the state because many of the victims do not know where to lodge complaints. Addressing leaders and residents of

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    Teenager docked for raping 4-yr-old girl

    A 15-year-old boy has been remanded in jail by a Kano Upper Sharia Court, sitting at Kofar Kudu, for allegedly raping a 4-year-old girl. During the hearing which took place on Tuesday, January 10, 2017, the boy of Salanta Quarters Kano, face charged of rape which is contrary to Section 283 of the Penal Code,

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    How 30-year-old man allegedly raped 5-year-old girl in Delta

    A thirty-year-old man simply identified as Nnamdi a.k.a, Nna has allegedly raped a five-year-old girl (name withheld) in Sedco, Udu Local Government Area of Delta State. The incident occurred at Okrogbolor Estate in Sedco on the 26 December, 2016. In a chat with DAILY POST, grandmother of the five-year-old girl simply identified as Mama Aghogho

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