A father accused of sexually assaulting his daughter claimed he did not know when he raped her.

45-year -old man, Kunle Ajibade, was on Friday brought before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court.

He was, however, released on a bail of N500,000 with two sureties in like sum.

The accused, a driver, who resides at 3, Oyediran Close, Ayobo, a suburb of Lagos, is being tried for rape and sexual assault.

Ajibade, however, entered a “not guilty ” plea.

The accused allegedly committed the offences in his house.

The Magistrate, Mrs Linda Balogun, adjourned the case until April 26 for mention.