Married man to spend 14 years in prison for raping 8-year-old girl

A married man, Abdullahi Idris has been sentenced to 14 years imprisoned for raping an 8-year-old girl.

A Kano State High Court presided over by Justice Khadija Sulaiman slammed the jail term on Idiris after finding him guilty of all the charges of rape against him.

The convict was also charged to pay N50,000 fine to the victim.

Idris, a resident of Sharada in Kano metropolis was said to have had canas affairs with the minor after luring her on August 29, 2015 to an uncompleted building.

The offence according to the prosecution counsel, Zainab Bala Sani contradicted section 283 of the Penal Code.

The Judge passed the sentence after the prosecution counsels, Zainab Bala Sani and Maryam Muhammad Jibrin presented four witnesses while the convict defended himself.

More News

Za a rataye wanda ya ɗaba wa wani wuƙa har lahira

An yanke wani mutum mai suna Hamza Mohammed  hukuncin kisa ta hanyar rataya bayan da ya daba wa wani mutum wuka har lahira a...

Ƴansanda sun kama wanda ya kitsa harin da aka kai wa jirgin ƙasa a Kaduna

Rundunar ‘yan sandan Najeriya a ranar Alhamis, ta sanar da kame wanda ake zargin ya shirya harin da aka kai a jirgin ƙasan Abuja-Kaduna...

Mahaifi ya fille kan ɗiyarsa don yin asiri

Jami’an tsaro na jihar Edo sun kama wani mutum mai suna Emmanuel Ovwarueso bisa zarginsa da fille kan diyarsa bisa zarginta da laifin kashe...

Sojoji sun kashe kwamandojin ƴan ta’adda a Najeriya

Hedikwatar tsaro ta Najeriya ta ce bangarenta na rundunar Operation Hadin Kai a ranar 10 ga watan Janairu ya kawar da wasu manyan kwamandojin...