An Ekiti Magistrates’ Court has condemned nine individuals, including one customary ruler and a pastor, to a 6 months in jail for open pooping.
The sentence was articulated on wednesday.
Those sentenced were charged for different sanitation offenses, including non-accessibility of latrine offices in their homes, non-accessibility of waste containers,
and crapping in the open.
While conveying the judgment, Adeosun Abayomi, the Magistrate, deplored the ecological nuicance brought about by open defecating.
In any case, he made available choices of fines running from N5,000 to N15,000 accessible to the convicts.
The Magistrate court likewise issued a seat warrant for the capture of nine different people who neglected to respect the court’s summons for comparable offense.
He requested the Police to present them for arraignment on April 25, 2018.