Man "sodomises" boy 16

| Updated Sep 05, 2017 at 10:53am



One Shaifwu Abdallah, a resident of Nima, a suburb of Accra is in the grips of the law for having anal sex with a 16 year old boy.

The accused arraigned before the Accra Circuit Court presided over by Jane Harriet Akweley Quaye pleaded not guilty to the offence of unnatural carnal knowledge.

Prosecuting, the court was informed that, about five months ago, the victim went to ask of his brother from the accused, when the victim entered the room of the accused person, he told the victim an evil spirit seeks to devour him and would want to help deliver victim of the spiritual afflictions.

The victim was given water mixed with charcoal to bath.

The following day, the accused person repeated the act and subsequently had canal knowledge with the victim.

According to prosecution, Shaifwu Abdallah on countless times had anal sex with victim until the 27th of last month when he refused any sexual advances towards him and told the mother about what he's suffered in the hands of the accused person.

The accused was arrested after victim's mother reported the matter to the Nima police.

The court has granted the defendant bail in the sum of GH ¢ 40,000 and is to reappear before the court for trial to start on 25th of September.