Man sentenced to 7-years in prison for forcefully defiling his landlord’s granddaughter

A tenant identified as “Isha Muhammad” in Osun state was found guilty, and has been sentenced to seven years imprisonment for raping his landlord’s eight-year-old granddaughter.

Muhammad was first arraigned to court on August 3 on three counts of rape, defilement and indecent assault of an 8-year-old girl.

The prosecution lawyer from the Ministry of Justice, Idayat Abdulrahman presented five witnesses and tendered six exhibits which were admitted in evidence by the court.

It was gathered that, the prosecutor previously told the court that the victim was inside the kitchen at about 8pm on April 19, when Muhammed attacked her, covered her mouth, laid her on the floor and forcefully had carnal knowledge of her.

According to reports, the victim’s aunt, Araoye Bolanle disclosed that, on the second day of the incident, she saw houseflies on the victim, which prompted thorough check on her, then discovered blood and sperm stain on the victim’s private part.

The victim then narrated how she was raped by Muhammed to her aunt.

During interrogation, and questioning, Justice Agboola of the Osun State High Court in Osogbo then sentenced Muhammad for rape and indecent assault of a minor.

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