Police have arraigned a medical doctor, Phillips Duru before a Chief Magistrate in Adamawa State for raping a married woman.
Duru who works in a specialist hospital in Yola was reported to commit the act while carrying out a medical examination.
He was brought to Magistrate Court by the police in the state where his case was adjourned by the Chief Magistrate till November 26 after the preliminary hearing has been done.
A spokesperson for the police in the state, DSP Sulaiman Nguroje, confirmed the case, saying, "The plaintiff had reported the alleged rape, prompting the police to take it up.
"The matter was reported to the police through a complaint by the victim, who said she and her husband visited the hospital and met the doctor over a health challenge.
"Thereafter, the doctor was invited and then charged to court after due investigation."