The Court of Appeal has upheld a 20-year jail term for a man who defiled his stepdaughter a week after she had given birth.
They found out that the judgement was errant and they cannot rule against it since it was a clear and straight forward judgement. Th accused had filed a petition seeking to be heard a fresh after it emerged that the high court had not taken into account the inconsistencies in medical report.
The judges found out that the perpetrator had done an aggrevious mistake to the victim. After giving birth, the perpetrator landed on the young girl and did Unthinkable act to her.
This cases of defilement has increased and it calls for stern action. Those found to be indulging in this acts should be taken to court to serve as examples to other perpetrators.
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