Friday, July 11, 2014
I impregrnated my elder sister by Mistake - 25yr old Isa tells Court
elder sister, identified as Na’ima was carrying her younger brother’s baby. “On July 4, 2014, the Ward Head of Takalmawa Quarters reported to the police that, Shamsu Isa was having s*xual intercourse with his elder sister.” Isa, to the surprise of many did not deny when the charge was read to him. He said: “The allegation levelled against me is true. All that had been read against me, is true, it was a mistake, I mistakenly inpregnated her, my elder sister.” According to the charge, the accused person committed “inc*st contrary to section 390 of the Penal Code Law.” The prosecutor, Corporal Ibrahim Abdulrazak applied for the matter to be adjourned to another date, to enable the police conclude investigations into the case. The Senior Magistrate, Ummi Sani Kurawa, while delivering her ruling, ordered that, Isa be remanded in prison custody, and adjourned the matter to August 4, for mention.