An Osogbo Magistrates ‘ Court in Osun State has ordered the remand of Femi Michael, 35 years old man, at the Ilesa Correctional Centre for alleged sexual assault.
The police charged Michael, a resident of Kolawole Street, Esuyale Compound in Osogbo, with sexual assault. The prosecutor, Insp. Adeoye Kayode, narrating the incident to the court said the defendant committed the offence on Sept. 27, at 8:00pm at Kolawole Street, Esuyale Compound in Osogbo.
Kayode explained that the defendant assaulted a minor by removing her underwear and inserting his fingers into her private parts, SURGENIG NEWS NIGERIA reports.
The prosecutor also said that the offence contravened Sections 359, 222, and 249 (d) of the Criminal Code, Cap. 34 Vol. 11, Laws of Osun, 2002. The defendant, however, pleaded not guilty to the charge.