A woman has caught her husband, Osuocha Fortune, having sex with his 14-year-old niece at their residence on Muyibi Street in the Olodi-Apapa area of Lagos state. She was said to have caught him in bed with the teenager after she noticed he had left their bed after they had sex. She went in search of him before catching him having sex with the girl, whom he had brought from their village to help with house chores.
He was arrested after the matter was reported at the Gender Section of Ikeja police station. He has been charged at the Ikeja Magistrates’ Court with defilement. He pleaded not guilty and was granted bail in the sum of N300,000 with two sureties in like sum. He has been remanded in prison until he perfects his bail condition.
B.O. Osunsanmi, the presiding Magistrate, adjourned the case till April 24, 2018. If he is found guilty of the crime, he faces a 10-year jail sentence.