A 20-year-old teacher, Lekan Eniolobo, was yesterday arraigned before Magistrate B. O. Osunsanmi of an Ikeja Magistrate’s Court for allegedly assaulting an 11-year-old girl (names withheld).
The accused was alleged to have inserted his penis into the mouth of the girl.
Eniolobo was alleged to have committed the offence on October 21 at Ayodele Shitta Street, Isheri Osun, Lagos.
The suspect, who pleaded not guilty, is standing a count charge of assault. According to the prosecutor, Inspector S. Imhonwa, the offence committed was punishable under Section 261 of the Criminal Law of Lagos State, 2011.
The magistrate granted him N500,000 bail with two sureties in like sum and adjourned the case until January 12, 2017 for DPP’s advice.