Ayokunbi Olaniyi, a 22- year-old man was on Tuesday arraigned before an Iyaganku Chief Magistrates’ Court for allegedly having sex with a pig.
The police inspector charged Mr Olaniyi, who resides in Eleti–Odo area, Iwo Road, Ibadan, with one count of unnatural offence.
The Prosecution Counsel, Insp. Opeyemi Olagunju, who told the court that on April 2, at about 4 p.m. at Elewi–Odo , Ibadan , the defendant Ayokunbi Olaniyi allegedly had sex with a pig which is against the order of nature.
The defendant worked in Adenike Taiwo’s pig farm in Elewi–Odo area, Ibadan. He said the defendant’s offence contravened the provisions of Section 214 (2) of the Criminal Code Cap 38, Vol. II , Laws of Oyo State 2000.
Ayokunbi Olaniyi the defendant when called upon pleaded not guilty to the offence.
The Defence Counsel, Mumin Jimoh, prayed the court to grant his client bail in the most liberal terms.
Mr Jimoh further stated that that the owner of the pig has forgiven the defendant.
Chief Magistrate Olaide Amzat said:” if the owner has forgiven the defendant, has God forgiven him or the pig forgiven him?”
Source: The Fore Online