Ekiti Justice Ministry exposes 66-yr-old convicted sex offender


Ekiti Justice Ministry exposes 66-yr-old convicted sex offender

The Ekiti State Ministry of Justice has again exposed another sex offender, Bayo Akintewe, 66,

This is as the state continues to make do of his name and shame sex offender strategy to rid erring residents of the shameful crime.

The State government recently introduced additional stringent measures to deter sex offenders. In addition to naming and shaming, persons convicted of sex offences will not benefit from the Governor’s powers of the prerogative of mercy and will.

A statement from the Justice Ministry explained that: “The Ekiti State Ministry Of Justice today published the details of another convicted sex offender. He is Bayo Akintewe, a 66-year-old man resident in Ado-Ekiti. Akintewe was convicted by a High Court sitting in Ado-Ekiti for the rape of a 16-year-old girl (identity withheld).

“According to a statement from the office of the Ekiti State Attorney-General & Commissioner for Justice, Olawale Fapohunda, the publication is in furtherance of the ‘name and…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper