Departmentof State Services, DSS, on Monday arraigned a 48-year old male, Joshua Sayo, prior to an Osun State Magistrate Court for presumably maligning Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Hon Timothy Owoeye.
Nweke declared that the offender disparaged Osun State House of Assembly Speaker by releasing contemptuous photos as well as words on a Facebook account “Sayo Oki”against him.
She afterwards adjourned the case till Tuesday, July 14, 2020, for hearing.
The Defense Counsel, Ibraheem Imran asked the court to court to grant the accused bail in one of the most liberal term.
He better stated the implicated dedicated an offense as opposed to Section 374( 1 )b & 374 and also culpable under Section 375 of the Criminal Code Cap 34, Vol. 2 Laws of Osun State of Nigeria, 2002.
The DSS Prosecutor, Barr B.O Nweke informed the court that the accused devoted the offense in Osogbo.
The offender plead not guity to the disparagement claims.
In her judgment Magistrate, Modupe Awodele grant bail to the amount of 100,000 Naira with 2 guaranties in like amount.
Sayo was arraigned over a Facebook post he made on June 19, 2020.