Convicted Rapist Who Defiled Girl At Gunpoint In Uyo Sentenced To Life Imprisonment

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October 12, 2017 – Convicted Rapist Who Defiled Girl At Gunpoint In Uyo Sentenced To Life Imprisonment

In a court sitting in Uyo today, a man identified as Godwin Ime Alex was sentenced to life imprisonment for allegedly raping a girl, Nancy Michael Ekefre at gunpoint.

Alex committed the offence about three years ago along Abak Road in Uyo.

Justice G. E. Archibong, who delivered the judgment, said the prosecution has proved the charge of rape beyond all reasonable doubts.

He, however, acquitted the convict on the second charge of stealing “for want of evidence.”

The prosecution said the convict on November 25, 2014 dragged the victim to the back of the Corpers’ Lodge at Abak Road, Uyo, and forcefully had sex with her.

The victim, who testified as PW1, said:

“I was returning from a friend’s place on the said date when I passed through a narrow path and I was accosted by Alex, who was pretending to be defecating.

“Alex threatened to shoot me if I refuse to cooperate with him. The fear of being shot, coupled with the fact that nobody was on sight to rescue me gave him the upper hand.

“At that point, he dragged me behind the corpers’ lodge and commanded me to hold the fence, stripped me off my trousers and forcefully penetrated without my consent.”

In Alex confessional statement tendered by the prosecution, the convict admitted to the crime, saying “I ordered her to hold the fence and forcefully had sex with her.”

6 thoughts on “Convicted Rapist Who Defiled Girl At Gunpoint In Uyo Sentenced To Life Imprisonment

  1. Which one is it. The caption says “Sentenced to life imprisonment” but the write up says “Sentenced to death” because he kidnapped the girl at gun point. Anyway which ever one it is serves him right.

  2. I TIRE OO.BUT WILL SHOW US PICTURES PEOPLE WHO GET BURNT ESPECIALLY WHEN CAUGHT STEALING BUT CONCEAL THIS RAPIST FACE.THKS TO JUDGE ARCHIBONG.WE NEED THOUSAND OF U IN DISMANTLING THE RAPISTS,KIDNAPPERS AND THIEVES RAVAGING OUR NATION.

  3. @NG; why did you cover his face?
    If it were to be lady or a woman, you’ll uncover their faces.
    Some1, who av been charged of rape beyond doubt, can’t his face b shown 2 d whole world 4 future safety.

    #nawhaooooo
    #truthneed2betold

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