Men Arrested for the Possession of Used Female Pants Arraigned
Odelola Olawuyi, Ajayi Damilare, and Toheeb Elugbajub who were arrested for being in possession of used female pant on Wednesday have been arraigned before a Magistrates’ Court sitting in Ile Ife, Osun State.
The defendants (the three men) were caught with used female pants which they allegedly failed to give convincing explanation on how they came about it.
According to the Police prosecutor, Emmanuel Abdullahi, the men committed the offence between April 6th and 7th in Ile-Ife and they flouted the stay-at-home order of the Osun State Government meant to prevent the spread of coronavirus.
He said, “The offences contravened Sections 17 (11) of the Quarantine Act Q2 Laws of the Federation, 2004, Public Health Law, Cap 135, Laws of Osun, 2002.”
However, the defendants pleaded not guilty and their counsel, Mr Leke Dada, urged the court to grant the defendants bail.
The magistrate, Joseph Owolawi, admitted the defendants’ bail in the sum of 200,000 naira with one surety in like sum.
He adjourned till May 15, 2020 for hearing.