Man arraigned in court in Ado-Ekiti for slapping his girlfriend

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23-year-old Olaiya Oluwaseyi, was today Tuesday April
19th arraigned in an Ado-Ekiti Magistrates’ Court for
allegedly slapping his girlfriend, a lady named Kehinde
Igiebor, according to a Vanguard report. The court heard
that the incident happened on April 15th at Omisanjana
Street, Ado-Ekiti.
The prosecutor said Olaiya slapped the lady because she
refused to pick his calls and thereafter proceeded to beat
her mercilessly after finding out she was seeing someone
else.
The prosecutor said that the offence was contrary to the
Criminal Code, Cap C 16, Laws of Ekiti State 2012.
Olaiya pleaded not guilty to the charge and his lawyer
asked the court to grant him bail. He was granted bail in
the sum of N50,000 and two sureties in like sum. The judge
adjourned the case to April 28th for further hearing.

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