“The girl later confessed to her parents that Yusuf, who was responsible for the pregnancy, gave her drugs to terminate it. The case was reported to the police and the accused was immediately arrested,’’ Kokoye told the court.
He said the offence contravened provisions of Section 145 of the Criminal Law of Lagos State, 2011.
The accused, however, pleaded not guilty to the charge.
The Magistrate, Mr M.A Etti, admitted the accused to bail in the sum of N100,000 with one surety in like sum.
Etti adjourned the case till January 12, 2017 for further hearing.