An Ikorodu Magistrates’ Court, in Lagos State, on Tuesday sentenced an unemployed man, Bashiru Osho, to 12 years imprisonment for attempting to defile an eight-year-old girl.
Chief Magistrate F.A Azeez, sentenced Osho to 12 years imprisonment based on the convicts statement and evidence of medical report on the victim, Leakblast reports.
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Prosecution Counsel, Inspector John Iberedem, told the court that the convict committed the offence on February 29 at No. 44 Igbogbo Road, Igbogbo-Baiyeku area in Ikorodu.
The prosecutor said the offence contravened Section 262 of criminal law of Lagos State, 2015.
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