A Kano Magistrates’ Court has remanded a 26-year-old man identified as Kamal Ahmad for allegedly defiling a six-year-old girl.
According to NAN, the accused, who resides at Dawakin Dakata Quarters, Kano, is charged with defilement of a minor.
The prosecutor, Insp. Pogu Lale, told the court that one Bashir Adamu, who lives at Dawakin Dakata Quarters Kano, reported the case at the Dakata Police Station.
Lale said on January 9 at about 1pm, the accused deceived and lured a six-year-old girl into his room and had unlawful sexual intercourse with her.
He also stated that investigation revealed that the accused had unlawful sexual intercourse with another girl aged 11 years, residing in the same place on two different occasions.
The Chief Magistrate, Muhammad Jibril, ordered the remand of the accused in prison custody and adjourned the case until February 14, for further mention.
The prosecutor said that the offence contravened Section 283 of the Penal Code.
The accused, however, pleaded not guilty to the charge.