An Ado-Ekiti Magistrate's Court, yesterday, ordered 20-year-old Oluyi
Oba remanded over alleged rape of a five-year-old girl.
The police prosecutor, Mr. Emmanuel David, told the court that the
accused committed the offence on October 22 at 1p.m. in Iyin-Ekiti.
He said the offence contravened Section 218 of the Criminal Code Cap C
16, Laws of Ekiti State, 2012.
The plea of the accused was not taken.
Chief Magistrate Simeon Ojo ordered the accused remanded in prison
custody pending the receipt of legal advice from the Office of the
Director of Public Prosecution.
He adjourned the case till November 21 for hearing.