Lagos – A driver, Samuel Adebayo, who allegedly raped twin sisters and put one of them in a family way, Samuel A was on Thursday appeared before an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court.
The accused, 30, who resides at Beckley Estate, Abule Egba, a suburb of Lagos, is being tried for rape and an attempt to commit abortion.
The Police Prosecutor, Sgt. Raphael Donny, told the court that the accused committed the offences in December 2016 at his residence.
Donny said that the accused lived in the same compound with the complainants, a twin sisters, aged 17.
“The accused raped the girls on different occasions and in the process, one of them got pregnant.
“The accused gave her N20,000 to terminate the pregnancy but instead, she confided in her elder sister, who informed their mother.