Man who lured girl with N20 knows fate to­day

Daily Trust - - DIGEST - From Rakiya A. Muham­mad, Sokoto

An Up­per Sharia court in Sokoto will to­day give judge­ment in the case of a man, Hafis Aliyu, of Salame area who al­legedly en­ticed an 8-year-old girl with N20 to rape her.

While read­ing the First In­for­ma­tion Re­port, the pros­e­cu­tor, Mo­hammed Mo­hammed, said one Aliyu Muham­mad of Ta­maje, the girl’s fa­ther, went to Un­guwar Rogo Po­lice Sta­tion to lodge com­plaint against the ac­cused per­son.

He said the sus­pect called the com­plainant’s daugh­ter and en­ticed her with N20 with the in­ten­tion of rap­ing her.

The ac­cused con­fessed to have at­tempted to com­mit the of­fence.

The court, presided over by Kasimu Yusuf Hausare, has ad­journed the case to to­day for judge­ment.

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