Legal Nigeria

Badagry man Joseph Gamor docked for defiling 13-year-old daughter

By Raji Rasak

A 58-year-old man, Joseph Gamor has been remanded in Awarjigoh Correctional Centre for allegedly defiling his 13-year-old daughter after he was arraigned for alleged defilement before Badagry Chief Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday,

The Prosecution Counsel, Insp Ayodele Adeosun told the court that Gamor, who lives at the back of Golden GLO Bus stop, Imeke, Badagry, Lagos, is committed the offence on May 9, at about 9.00.a.m at his residence.

Adeosun said that Gamor did unlawfully penetrate the vagina of his 13-year-old daughter sexually with his manhood.

“He unlawfully touched and removed her cloth and had sexual intercourse with her.

Adeosun said the offence contravened the provisions of Sections 261 and 263 of the Criminal Law of Lagos State, 2015.

The Chief Magistrate, Mr Patrick Adekomaiya refused to take his plea.

Adekomaiya ordered the defendant to be remanded until July 29, pending legal advice from the Director of Public Prosecution (DPP).