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Teacher sexually assaults 7-year-old girl in school toilet

By Mason White 9:04 AM June 29, 2014
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By: Sanvi Rizvi
A teacher was arrested on charges of sexual assault after allegedly pulling down the pants of a little girl, police in Nigeria said.

Abuja Police said that they arrested 38-year-old Onuoha Kenneth on Thursday, after being accused of sexually assaulting the 7-year-old girl in the school toilet.

Kenneth of Lugbe, was charged with of one count of gross indecency. Prosecutors told a court that the mother of the victim reported the incident to police.

According to the police investigation, the teacher lured the girl into the school bathroom and ordered her to take off her underwear. Then he committed an indecent act on the child.

The suspect was brought before a magistrate’s court judge for a bail hearing where his bail was set at N100,000 ($613).