Rev. Father Anthony Ochigbo, Abuja Catholic Priest Accused Of Raping Girl Gets New Court Date

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March 29, 2017 – Rev. Father Anthony Ochigbo, Abuja Catholic Priest Accused Of Raping 10 Year Old Girl Gets New Court Date

Rev Father Anthony Ochigbo, a Catholic priest accused of raping a 10-year-old girl on the 15th of August 2016 at the Catholic Church of Assumption is Asokoro area of Abuja is currently standing trial for rape.

His case came up for hearing today at a Federal High Court in Maitama Abuja but it was adjourned till May 25.

The prosecution counsel for the 44-year-old priest, Mr John Ijagbemi asked the court today for an adjournment because he had another court case today.

The victim

In August 2016, Anthony Ochigbo was granted bail by Justice Olukayode Adeniyi after he pleaded guilty.