If the accused, Christopher Samuel is found guilty by Badagry Chief Magistrates’ Court, then he may be counted among the people with paedophilia.
Paedophilia is a psychiatric disorder in which an adult or older adolescent experiences a primary or exclusive sexual attraction to prepubescent children.
However, Christopher Samuel pleaded “not guilty.”
According to Akpan Nkem, the Prosecuting Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP), the defendant committed the offence at about 3:30 pm on July 24, 2019. He said the incident occurred at Bayo street, Aradogun Badagry, Lagos.
“The defendant forcefully had sex with the girl without her consent. He also unlawfully removed her pant and used his finger to penetrate her which caused her injury.”
The Chief magistrate Patrick Adekomaiya granted the defendant N300,000 bail with two sureties in the like sum.
Parents are advised Campusaga Media to ensure who their child is with at all times.