Tag: Criminal Code

Man sent to Prison for stealing rice, spaghetti

A Magistrate Court sitting in Ile-Ife, Osun State has sentenced one ThankGod Paul, 29, to six months jail term for stealing food items worth N4,560. He was docked on Monday on three counts bordering on breaking, entering, and stealing before O. Adediwura. Police prosecutor, Inspector Onah Glory informed the court[Read More…]

“Some Women Will Say No Ten Times And Say Yes The Eleventh”- Why We Must Talk About Consent And Sexual Harassment

by Abigail Anaba Discussions on rape and sexual harassment often devolve into verbal fisticuffs. For this reason, some persons choose not get involved in these conversations. Each group digs into their trench refusing to hear the other over the emotionally charged din. Bola (Real name withheld) says she does not[Read More…]

Ekiti Man Beats Wife, Juliana, To Death For Denying Him Sex

An Ado-Ekiti Magistrate’s Court has remanded a 42-year-old man, Josiah Johnson, in prison custody for allegedly beating his wife, Julianah, to death for denying him sex. The alleged offence was said to have been committed on Sunday, July 3 at Erio Ekiti community in Ekiti West Local Government Area. The[Read More…]