A 21-year-old man, Olanrewaju Olorunfemi, has been remanded in prison custody by an Ado Ekiti Magistrates’ court for alleged complicity in the death of his girlfriend from alleged abortion.
Olorunfemi was detained along with his alleged accomplice, Miss Sadiat Akeem (18), in prison custody for allegedly involving in abortion.
The police prosecutor, Sgt. Caleb Leranmo, told the court that the accused committed the offence on May 25 at Ilawe-Ekiti in Ekiti South West Local Government Area of Ekiti State.
Leramo alleged that Olorunfemi was the boyfriend of 18-year-old Fumbi Taiwo, who had died in the process of abortion.
The police accused them of alleged unlawfully murdering Miss Taiwo through an abortion process.
According to the prosecutor, the accused committed an offence contrary to Section 319 of the Criminal Code, Cap C 16, Laws of Ekiti State 2012.