An Upper Area Court in Makurdi on has sentenced a commercial sex worker, Dooshima Anems, to four years imprisonment for biting customer’s tongue during sex.
The police charged Anems with assault and causing grievous hurt.
The Magistrate, Ms Rose Iyorshe, sentenced Anems after she pleaded guilty and told the court that she bit Mr Amos Igbo in self defence.
Ms Iyorshe in her judgment gave Anems an option to clean the court premises for one week.
Earlier, the Police Prosecutor, Insp Veronica Shaagee told the court that the convict was arrested on Sept. 28, 2021.
Shaagee explained that Anems bit Mr Amos Igbo, her lover’s tongue during sex in Hotel where they were lodged.
She said that Igbo picked up Anems at Yaman Park and paid her N2, 000 to pass a night with him.
According to her, the offence contravened sections 166(b) and 248 of the Penal Code Cap 124 (2004) Laws of Benue.
However Anems explained that Igbo wanted to have extra time with her outside the money he paid her and when he refused he became angry and started hitting her.
Her words; “My Lord Igbo hit me hard, that is why I bite him in self defence”