A secondary school teacher in Bumula constituency, Bungoma county has been arraigned in court charged with defilement.
The accused Alfred Masinde, a teacher employed by the board at Lunao secondary school was charged with defiling his own student.
The 32 year’s old teacher denied the offense during the plea taking in camera and was released on Sh100,000 bond and surety of the same without an alternative for cash bail.
The court was told that the accused person committed the offense on February 24, 2020 at Royal Bar in Kimwanga market.
Principal magistrate Gabriel Omondi said that the hearing will proceed on May 7, 2020.The charge sheet indicated that the accused person caused his ‘Chuma ya doshi’ to enter into the ‘Nunu’ of a 17 year old female student only identified as KNM to protect her identity.
Defilement of a child contrary to section 8(1) as read with section 8(4) of sexual offences act No.3 of 2006.
“On the February 24, 2020 at about 1710hrs at Kimwanga market in Royal bar, Bumula sub county, Bungoma county, Masinde unlawfully and intentionally caused his penis to penetrate the vigina of KNM a child aged 17 years,” read the charge sheet.