A 27-year-old lawyer, ThankGod Nwedukwu who is accused of defiling a 13-year-old girl has been remanded in a custodial centre.
Presiding Chief Magistrate, Adeola Adedayo ordered that the remand was pending the filing of the case at the Ikeja Sexual and Domestic Violence Court
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The Prosecution Counsel, Chinalu Uwadione, an inspector had informed the court that the defendant committed the offence on February 19, about 7. 30p.m, at No. 96, Herbert Macaulay St. Ebute Meta
He said the alleged offence, contravened the provisions of Section 137 of the Criminal Law of Lagos State .
But the defendant pleaded not guilty.