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How bricklayer allegedly raped deaf 20-yr-old lady, Police tell court

Police prosecutor has told a court how a bricklayer identified as Azeez Salau allegedly had unlawful carnal knowledge of one Kemi Omotola, 20, a deaf, without her consent.

Iyaganku Magistrates’ court sitting in Ibadan ordered that the 26-year-old be remanded at the Abolongo correctional facility.

According to the police prosecutor, Sgt. Phillip Amusan, the bricklayer committed the offence sometime in June, at Atagba area, Boluwaji, Ibadan.

Amole-Ajimoti ordered the remand pending the receipt of advice from the Oyo state Directorate of Public Prosecution (DPP).

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She, however, adjourned the matter till Nov. 30, for mention.

Police Prosecutor,  Sgt. Phillip Amusan, had earlier told the court that Salau, sometime in June, at Atagba area, Boluwaji, Ibadan, allegedly had unlawful carnal knowledge of one Kemi Omotola, 20, a deaf, without her consent.

“The defendant allegedly jumped through the fence into the compound of the victim, to perpetrate the act when the family she worked for as housemaid had left home for work, “he said.

He said the offence was contrary to Section 357 and punishable under Section 358 of the Oyo State Criminal Code 2000.

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