Wasiu Orilonise A 37-yr-old security guard, has confessed to defiling his own teenage daughter while trying to test if she was still a virgin, after being arraigned before Oyo state Magistrates’ courtroom sitting in Ibadan.
The suspect was arraigned on one-count number of getting unlawful carnal knowledge of his daughter with charge No. Mi/271c/2019.
He, however, begged the courtroom for forgiveness as he claimed to have committed the stated offence because he desired to test the virginity of his daughter to protect her.
The prosecutor, Mr. Sunday Ogunremi, told the court that the accused, in December 2018, at Omo Village, Agbofieti, Ibadan, in the Ibadan magisterial district, did rape one Orilonise Adenike.
Ogunremi said the offence became opposite to and punishable underneath phase 34, Subsections 1 and 2 of the child Rights regulation of Oyo state of Nigeria, 2006.
No plea was, however, taken at some point of the arraignment.
but, when the chief magistrate, Mr Taiwo Olaniran, sought to recognise from the accused what should have pushed him into defiling his biological daughter, Orilonise stated that on the grounds that he lost his wife some years ago, he had been looking after Adenike and others siblings.
He in addition told the courtroom that he dedicated the act in an try to guard his daughter and take a look at if she had lost her virginity.
“The incident took place as i was looking to confirm if Adenike had lost her virginity,” he said.
Upon coming across that she become nonetheless intact, he began having intercourse frequently with her both inside the morning before she leaves for college and at night time.
The magistrate criticised fathers who were fond of sexually abusing their daughters and different below-elderly girls.
He thereafter ordered that the accused be remanded in Agodi prison pending felony advice from the Director of Public Prosecution (DPP) and adjourned the case till July 30, 2019.