THE 28-year-old Samuel Nandite Kapofi intends to bring a formal bail application before the Usakos Magistrate’s Court after he was arrested charged with the abduction and rape of a 13-year-old girl.
Kapofi stands accused of abducting the Grade 5 learner on several occasions since March this year. He was arrested in Usakos on the charges of abduction and rape over the past weekend.
The accused person made his first appearance before Magistrate David Mukuyu on Monday where he was remanded in custody until the continuance of the matter on 24 June this year.
During his first appearance Kapofi indicated that he will apply for legal aid from the state. Since then the accused person has notified the court that he intends to bring a formal bail application before the magistrate later today.