A magistrate Court sitting in Port Harcourt has Remanded Forty-Six-year-old man Nse Williams to Prison Custody for having carnal knowledge of 13 years old Faith Osundu his wife Niece.
The offence according to court is punishable under section 32 (1) (2) OF CHILD RIGHTS ACTS Cap 50 Laws of the Federation 2003
NSE William impregnated the 13 years old girl, his wife Niece was brought from the village to assist the couple with domestic chores.
According to Nse’s wife who testified against her husband in court allege that verbal confession by the 13 years old girl revealed that the MR, Nse began having carnal knowledge of the little girl since1997 after she was brought from the village to assist the couple’’
She said faith revealed that she did not understand what the man was doing to her having threatened her that sleeping with her was the only thing done in the city with girls of her age, the 13 years old Faith had appeared in court in company of her aunt Mrs. Nse. girl came to court with protruding belly looking Naïve and not knowing what the future holds was looking at her aunty as she gives her more and more information regarding the 2 years sexually abuse meted on her by her Guardian
Though the suspect pleaded not guilty but was remanded to prison custody pending when the matter would be heard in October.