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Uncle from hell gets N5m bail for defiling lover’s daughters

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An Ebute-Metta Magistrate Court has granted bail to two lovers, Chinedu Nwobodo, 30, and Catherine Edet, 29, to a tune of N7 million for allegedly defiling two sisters.

The trial judge, A. T. Elias, admitted Nwobodo to a N5 million bail with two sureties, who are to deposit the sum of N250, 000 each into the account of the court. While Edet was, however, admitted to a bail of N2 million with two sureties each in like sum.

While Chinedu Nwobodo faces charges of defilement and conspiracy, the lover who is the mother of the two defiled girls faces charges of conspiracy, failing to provide necessary care and also endangering the health of the children in their custody.

Earlier, the prosecutor, Sergeant Kehinde Omisakin, had told the court that the accused had committed the offences sometimes in December 2016 at Ikota Housing Estate, Ajah, Lagos.

Omisakin alleged that Nwobodo, Edet’s boyfriend, was fond of defiling his lover’s two daughters, aged 9 and 12, whenever he visited. “When he had realised that his lover was fast sleep after she must have drunk to stupor, he would have intercourse with the two girls,” she said.

The offences, Daily Family gathered contravened Sections 137, 245 and 411 of the Criminal law of Lagos State, 2015 as amended.

The two, however, pleaded not guilty, and that matter was adjourned till May 10

 

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