The Circuit Court presided over by Judge Ruby Quaison passed the sentence in her chambers Thursday morning.
After subjecting her daughter to strict questioning, the teenager revealed that her father was constantly forcing her to have sex with him.
The 16-year-old girl also stated that her father warned her not to disclose their ordeal to anyone. The girl whose identity is being protected kept the incident a secret for fear of being penalized.
She added that her father had sex with her anytime her mother who is a cleaner left for night shift.
He was arrested immediately and charged. He pleaded guilty in court and was convicted.