Man who boasted of de­fil­ing child on Face­book re­leased on Sh100,000 bond

The Star (Kenya) - - Politics -

A man ac­cused of de­fil­ing a stan­dard four pupil and boast­ing of it on his Face­book page was yes­ter­day charged in a Sotik court. Calvin Al­fayo, alias Mo­hamed Al­fay, was charged with pro­mot­ing sex­ual of­fences with a child. He ap­peared be­fore senior res­i­dent mag­is­trate Bernard Omwansa. Al­fayo faces a sec­ond count of dis­tribut­ing ar­ti­cles in­tended to pro­mote sex­ual of­fences with a child. The charge sheet said on Oc­to­ber 3 at Chep­i­lat trad­ing cen­tre in Sotik divi­sion, Bomet county, Al­fayo dis­trib­uted pho­to­graphs that pro­moted or were in­tended to pro­mote sex­ual of­fences with a child. He de­nied both charges and was re­leased on Sh100,000 bond. The case will be men­tioned on Oc­to­ber 25, while the hear­ing was set for Novem­ber 21. The child whose pho­to­graphs were cap­tured on the posts has been traced and her state­ment recorded.

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