A school proprietor in Ekiti state, has been arrested and sentenced to 10-years for raping a 10-year old student in his school.
The said man, Babatunde Ibitoye, who committed the offence in 2013, was sentenced by Justice Toyin Abodunde of an Ado Ekiti Court on Tuesday.
The judge while passing her judgement said she agrees with the evidence provided before her proving that the proprietor indeed sexually abused the girl.
The fact that the defendant was caught pants down was suffice to prove that the accused person committed the offence contrary to section 31(c)of the Ekiti State Child Rights Law 2013 and he is hereby sentenced to ten years imprisonment without option of fine.
Babatunde Ibitoye, owns God’s Grace Nursery and Primary School, located at Fayemi Market, Agric Olope Area, Ajilosun in Ado Ekiti.