Report reaching Amebo Shrine says An 18-year-old boy, Poshinye Abdullahi, has been sentenced to 22 years in prison by Bauchi State High Court for raping a three-year-old girl.
The Prosecution counsel, Mr. G. D. Maleka, told the court that the accused raped three-year-old Rahab Samuel of MOPOL Barracks, Bauchi, sometime in 2011.
The presiding judge, Justice Rabi Uma, stated that what the teenager did was a brutal act.
Delivering the judgment, she further added that he deserved whatever punishment meted out on him by the court. She considered this as serving it to be a deterrent to others who might have intention of raping innocent young girls and women in general.