A 22- year-old guy, Ayokunbi Olaniyi, was today June 23, arraigned before an Iyaganku Chief Magistrates’ Court for purportedly making love with a pig(Bestiality).
Ayokunbi plead not guilty to the offense when he was called up. His advocate, Mr Mumin Jimoh, prayed the court to grant his client bail in the most liberal terms. According to him, the proprietor of the pig has actually forgiven his client.
The police prosecutor, Insp. Opeyemi Olagunju, informed the court that Olaniyi, that lives in Eleti– Odo area, Iwo Road, Ibadan, had sex with a pig on April 2, at around 4 p.m
. According to Olagunju, the indicted works at a pig farm in Elewi– Odo area, Ibadan and was captured having sex one of the pigs.
The presiding magistrate, Olaide Amzat, after listening to his plea, said
”If the owner has forgiven the defendant, has God forgiven him or the pig forgiven him? The law must take its cause”.
He admitted Ayokunbi to bail in the sum of N100, 000 with two sureties in like sum.
He thereafter adjourned the matter until July 21 for hearing.