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Father, son join hands to rape teenage daughter at army barracks

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  • The Prosecutor told the court that the girl was said to have suffered emotional trauma after both her 56-year-old father, Taiwo Pata and her brother, Josh Joseph, turned her into a sex slave.

A 56-year-old man, Taiwo Pata and his 23-year-old son, Josh Joseph, have been remanded for allegedly sleeping with a 14-year-old girl at an army facility.

The incident took place in Lagos State, Nigeria. Police prosecutor, Kenneth Ajayi, said the co-accused raped the girl at Ojo Barracks, Ojo Local Government Area of Lagos State, where they reside.

The Prosecutor told the court that the girl was said to have suffered emotional trauma after both her 56-year-old father, Taiwo Pata and her brother, Josh Joseph, turned her into a sex slave.

The accused were arraigned before a Magistrate Court in Ogba Lagos on a two-count charge of defilement and having forceful canal knowledge of the teenage girl.

Magistrate A.O Ajibade did not take the plea of the accused as she ordered that they be remanded in a correctional facility.

The Presiding Magistrate, however, directed that the case file be sent to the Department of Public Prosecution (DPP) for legal advice, after which she ordered that the accused be remanded without an option of bail. – Daily Trust

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