Justice Bayo Taiwo of an Oyo State High Court sitting in Ibadan, today, Thursday, June 30, 2022, convicted and sentenced one Shotayo Shola Olayinka to six months community service on a one-count charge of impersonation.
He pleaded “guilty” to the charge when read to him.
Consequently, the prosecution counsel, Sanusi Galadanchi informed the court that the convict had entered into a “plea bargain” agreement with the Commission. He reviewed the facts of the case, tendered the documents and confessional statements of the defendant which were admitted in evidence. He then urged the court to convict and sentence Shotayo as charged.
Justice Taiwo convicted and sentenced Shotayo to six months community service.
The convict was ordered to restitute his victims and forfeit all items recovered from him to the Federal Government.
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30 June, 2022