Ghanaian court dismisses defilement case against Nigerian
London, September 4, 2018 (AltAfrica)-Godlove Livinus, 29, a Nigerian who was accused of defiling a 13-year-old girl at a vegetable farm, has been discharged and acquitted by Accra Circuit Court in Ghana.
The court presided over by Mrs. Abena Oppong Adjin-Doku, found him not guilty, citing inconsistencies in the evidence of witnesses.
Livinus is a food vendor residing at Legion Village, near Opeibea house, Airport Road, while the victim is a Junior High School form one pupil, who resides with her mother, also, the complainant in the matter.
The Nigerian who pleaded not guilty, was handed over to a Police Patrol Team who in turn handed him over to the Domestic Violence and Victim’s Support Unit at the airport. The victim was issued with a medical form and was examined by a medical practitioner.