Man Arrested, Charged For Having S.e.x With Pig In Ibadan

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A 22- year-old man, Ayokunbi Olaniyi, on Tuesday appeared before an Iyaganku Chief Magistrates’ Court for allegedly having s.e.x with a pig.(Wapbaze_Copyright)

The police charged Mr Olaniyi, who resides in Eleti–Odo area, Iwo Road, Ibadan, with one count of unnatural offence.(Wapbaze_Copyright)

The Prosecution Counsel, Opeyemi Olagunju, told the court that on April 2, at about 4 p.m. at Elewi–Odo , Ibadan , the defendant allegedly had s.e.x with a pig against the order of nature.(Wapbaze_Copyright)

He alleged that the defendant worked in Adenike Taiwo’s pig farm in Elewi–Odo area, Ibadan.(Wapbaze_Copyright)

He said the offence contravened the provisions of Section 214 (2) of the Criminal Code Cap 38, Vol. II , Laws of Oyo State 2000.(Wapbaze_Copyright)

The defendant pleaded not guilty to the offence.(Wapbaze_Copyright)

The Defence Counsel, Mumin Jimoh, prayed the court to grant his client bail in the most liberal terms.(Wapbaze_Copyright)

Mr Jimoh said the owner of the pig has forgiven the defendant.(Wapbaze_Copyright)

Chief Magistrate Olaide Amzat said:” if the owner has forgiven the defendant, has God forgiven him or the pig forgiven him?”

“The law must take its course”.(Wapbaze_Copyright)

Mr Amzat admitted the defendant to bail in the sum of N100, 000 with two sureties in like sum.(Wapbaze_Copyright)

He adjourned the matter until July 21, for hearing.



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