SENIOR Advocate of Nigeria Mrs Abimbola Akeredolu on Tuesday told an Ikeja Sexual Offences and Domestic Violence Court that a female student of University of Lagos allegedly gang-raped by five fellow students of the institution is not as innocent as she claimed.
She stated this while cross-examining the complainant at resumed proceeding into the charge of child defilement brought against the five students of the institution by the Lagos State Government.
The survivor, now 20, was 17 when she was allegedly serially gang-raped by the five students.
Akeredole who is the defence counsel to Chuka Chukwu, 19, one of the five UNILAG students accused of serially gang-raping of their victim insisted that she was not a naive person as she portrayed herself to the court.
Other defendants are Moboluwaji Omowole, 19, Peace Nwankama, 19, James Aguedu, 20 and Josephine Osemeka, 20.
They are charge with four-counts of of defilement of a child, permitting defilement of a…