Arrested Over sex romp with Pig
Ayokunbi Olaniyi, was on Tuesday, has arrested and docked before an Iyaganku, Ibadan, Chief magistrate court for having sex with a pig. The 22 year Olaniyi, who resides in Elewi-Odo area of Iwo Road, Ibadan, was, according to the police, caught having sex with a pig on a pig farm belonging to Mrs Adenike Taiwo and slammed with the one count charge aptly tagged, unnatural of fence or as the Investigating Police Officer, IPO, Inspector Opeyemi Olagunju told the court, Olaniyi had sex with with a pig against the order of nature.
The incident happened on 2 April.
Olaniyi, who was a staff of the pig farm until April 2 when the incident took place, pleaded not guilty to the offences said to be against the provisions of Section 214 (2) of the Criminal Code Cap 38, Vol. II , Laws of Oyo State 2000..
His counsel, Mumin Jimoh Esq, prayed the court to grant his client bail in the most liberal terms, arguing that the owner of the pig has forgiven his client.
In his response, the Chief Magistrate, Olaide Amzat, disagreed, insisting that the law must take its course.
“If the owner has forgiven the defendant, has God forgiven him or the pig forgiven him?” The law must take its course”.
While adjourning the matter till July 21 for further hearing, the judge admitted the defendant to N100, 000 bail with two sureties in like sum.