In Ekiti State, Do You Know You Can Be Jailed For Stealing Bottled Water?

9 months ago

A Nigerian man identified as Adesile Mayowa, has been jailed in Ekiti state for stealing six packs of bottled water.

He however got an option of a N10,000 fine.

https://i0.wp.com/storage.waploaded.com/images/07e256ddf3c4899f7c0c4c46af371706.jpg

The 38-year-old received his three months imprisonment sentence at the Ado-Ekiti Chief Magistrates’ Court.

The chief magistrate, Mrs Titilayo Ola-Olorun, sentenced the convict who pleaded guilty to the offence. She, however, gave the convict an option of N10,000 fine.

The police prosecutor, Insp Johnson Okunade, told the court that the convict went to the shop of one Alhaji Babalola Isiaka and stole six packs of bottled water.

The magistrate ordered the convict to be remanded in custody until he pays the fine.

Comment Box is loading comments...
Related Forums
Ekiti APC primary great model for other political parties – Adelugba on Oyebanji’s victory
Forum

Ekiti APC primary great model for other political parties – Adelugba on Oyebanji’s victory

46 mins ago
I Know You’re Jamming With The Angels - Sammie Okposo’s Daughter Breaks Silence On His Death
Forum

I Know You’re Jamming With The Angels - Sammie Okposo’s Daughter Breaks Silence On His Death

6 hours ago
Creation of State police will curb insecurity – Kaduna APC gubernatorial candidate
Forum

Creation of State police will curb insecurity – Kaduna APC gubernatorial candidate

2 days ago
2023: Two former Heads of State supporting Peter Obi – Utomi
Forum

2023: Two former Heads of State supporting Peter Obi – Utomi

3 days ago