A 26- year -old Nigerian woman, Oluchi Paul, was on Wednesday brought before a Court over the alleged abduction of a teenage boy.
The accused, a trader, is facing a three -count charge bordering on abduction.
The Prosecutor, Insp. Clifford Ogu, told the court that the offences were committed between March and May at the residence of the accused.
â€œThe accused abducted a 17- year -old boy in order to be having sex with her.
â€œThe victimâ€™s parents reported the incident at the police station.
â€œThe police went to the residence of the accused where they found the victim and the accused,â€™â€™ he said.
Ogu said that the boy and the accused were taken to the police station, for further interrogation.
â€œThe accused told the police that she and the boy are lovers and that she is already pregnant,â€™â€™ he said.
The offences contravened Sections 141 and 166 of the Criminal Law of Lagos State, 2015.
The accused, however, pleaded not guilty to the charge.
The Chief Magistrate, Mrs Taiwo Akanni, admitted the accused to bail in the sum of N 200, 000 with one surety in like sum.
The case was adjourned until July 19, for mention.
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