The main faculty instructor was on Monday, sentenced to life in jail for defiling a nine-year-old girl.
Charles Ndung’u, an instructor at Tumaini Major College in Mirangine sub-county, Nyandarua County, Kenya, was discovered responsible of defiling a Customary One pupil from the identical faculty.
Resident Justice of the Peace Eunice Kelly stated the prosecution had substantiated the accused’s guilt.
“I’ve discovered prosecution proof in report constant and credible leaving little doubt in thoughts that the accused particular person dedicated the offence. I discover him responsible and convict him accordingly,” stated Ms . Kelly.
“I sentence you to life in jail because the offence you could have dedicated is of first diploma, merciless and critical,” she added.
Mr .Ndung’u – who teaches Customary Seven and Eight pupils – is claimed to have defiled the girl at his house in Mirangine on July 27, 2014.
“My brother and I have been delivering greens to the instructor’s home. My brother left the home and the instructor, who regarded drunk, dragged me, took me to his room, undressed me, and defiled me. I screamed and a neighbour got here to rescue me,” the sufferer stated in her testimony.
The Tumaini faculty head instructor Lucy Muthoni advised the courtroom that the pupil reported the matter to her on July 28.
“The pupil got here to me crying and stated she had been defiled. We took her to Ol Kalou Hospital the place she was attended to, given drugs and launched. We proceeded to Mirangine Police Station to report the matter instantly.”
The physician who assessed the girl advised the courtroom that assessments on the girl confirmed she had suffered accidents and bruises and in addition examined optimistic for a sexually transmitted illness.
Ndung’u was given 14 days to enchantment the sentence.