The Vanguard newspaper has reported that an Ibadan High Court, on Monday, remanded a suspected paedophile, 35-year-old Segun Majeed, in prison over allegedly raping a nine year old girl.
The prosecutor, Mrs Olumide Ojo, told the court that the defendant allegedly raped the nine-year-old girl on May 29, 2012, at the Army Barracks Primary School, Iwo Road, Ibadan.
The matter was, however, adjourned till Thursday to allow the prosecutor respond to the application filed by defence counsel, Mr. Olaniji Olabinjo.
Mrs Ojo explained that she had just been served, and pleaded with the court to give her time to respond.
The presiding judge, Justice Mashud Abas, ordered that the defendant be taken back to prison until the next adjournment.