A 32-year-old soccer coach, has been arrested for for allegedly raping a nine-year-old boy in Lagos.
Soccer coach, Leodina Ahamadah was arraigned earlier than an Igbosere Magistrates’ Courtroom in Lagos Island on Wednesday for allegedly having sexual activity with a nine-year-old boy via his anus and charged with forceful rape.
Ahamadah, who resides at Idi-Aba space of Lekki Seaside street allegedly dedicated the offence on Nov. 18, at eight am. at Idi-Aba Space of Lekki Seaside Highway, Lagos, Prosecutor, Insp. Peace Chukwudi, informed the courtroom.
The Justice of the Peace, Mrs Ok. O. Doja-Ojo, remanded the defendant in correctional facility, pending the authorized recommendation from the Director of Public Prosecution (DPP).
Based on the Prosecutor, the offence contravenes Part 261 of the Legal Legislation of Lagos State, 2015.
Chukwudi mentioned: “The defendant forcefully and sexually penetrated the nine-year-old boy’s anus along with his penis, with out his consent.
“Ahamadah, who prices between N150 and N200 to educate the boy and different youngsters, had approached the boy to return and play soccer on the day of the incident.
“The boy had informed him that he was not coming as a result of had no cash to pay for his providers.
“The defendant, nevertheless, informed him to not fear and that he would pay for him to practise and play soccer for that day.
“As a substitute of taking him to the place they often play soccer, the coach took him to his home and had sexual intercourse with him via the anus”.
The Information Company of Nigeria (NAN) experiences that the plea of the defendant was not taken.
She ordered that the case file be duplicated and despatched to the DPP for authorized recommendation whereas it was adjourned until Dec. 12, for DPP’s recommendation.