On Friday, the Chief Magistrate of Ogudu High Court ordered that Mr. Yusuf Nasiru be remanded in a correctional center.
According to the neighbours, the 25-year-old, Yusuf Nasiru, defiled his 12-year-old daughter.
Yusuf lives at Mile 12, Olowolagba street Lagos and he is charged with two counts of defilement and sexual assault.
However, the girl’s mother was the one who reported the case to the Police at Mile 12 Police Division Lagos state.
ASP Rita Momoh, the prosecution Counsel, told the court that Yusuf Nasiru defiled his daughter that is about 12-year-old in May 2019.
ASP added that Yusuf also sexually assaulted another neighbour’s 7-year-daughter.
The Magistrate in charge did not take Yusuf Nasiru’s plea and sent him to Kirikiri Custodial Centre.
The Magistrate also ordered that the police return the case file to the state Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) for his advice.
The court dismissed while the case has been adjourned until October 29.