A Jalingo Chief magistrate court has arraigned a 27-year-old man for raping a 5-year-old girl.
According to the prosecutor, Mr Godfrey Moses, the victim’s father Mr Joseph Ubandoma reported the incident on 25th December at the Taraba Police Command.
Mr Joseph said the accused lured his daughter into an uncompleted building and forcefully raped her, leaving her with injuries.
The accused however denied the charge read to him.
The magistrate, Aliyu Baffa, ordered the accused to be remanded in prison and adjourned the case to January 20.