The police have arrested a 38-year old man, Mr. Clement Momudu, after he was caught having sex with an 11-year-old girl inside the school compound in Lagos.
P.M.EXPRESS reports that the incident happened at the popular Inner City Mission Nursery and Primary School located in Alausa area of Lagos.
The police alleged that on July 28th, 2018, Mr. Momudu lured the victim into one of the classrooms in the school premises, removed her pant and penetrated her. Whereas he was still involved in the act, one of the school staff and other members of staff. He was apprehended and handed over to the police at the Alausa Division. The Matter was later transferred to the Gender Section of the State Police Command.
P.M.EXPRESS scooped that during the investigation, Momudu admitted but claim that he did not force her into the act; that he did it with his consent as it was not rape.
However, the police is guilty before the Ogba magistrates court for the offense.
The prosecutor informed the court that the victim was a minor and the incident occurred in the school when the school had closed after classes.
The Presiding Magistrate, Peter Nwaka, did not take his plea and denied him lease.
The court ordered that the Court be remanded in custody and directed to the Prosecutor to duplicate his file to DPP for advice.
The matter was adjourned till 3rd September, 2018 for the report of DPP to be available.
It was gathered that the case was so lame that the DPP found him guilty, Mr. Momudu may be up to 10 years in prison for the offense if convicted.
The police did not disclose if the defendant was a member of the school and was able to gain access to the school.