51-12 months-Previous Convicted R*pist Publicly Named And Shamed In Ekiti (Picture)
Ajayi Peter, a 51-year-old convicted rapist has been shamed.
The person was been publicly name-shamed in Ekiti state’s identify and disgrace initiative.
Peter who is alleged to be a local of Itapa Ekiti within the Oye council space and resident of Ijero Ekiti within the Ijero Native Authorities Space of the state, was sentenced to life imprisonment by the Excessive Court docket of Ado Ekiti for raping a 12-year-old woman.
Ekiti State Legal professional Basic, Mr Olawale Fapohunda in a press release launched on Tuesday November 3, stated the identify and disgrace publication was in furtherance of the state authorities’s zero tolerance for sexual violence within the state.
Fapohunda additionally stated that photos of convicted intercourse offenders will now be pasted of their final recognized tackle in addition to essentially the most distinguished place within the offender’s neighborhood.
He stated; “Underneath the initiative, names and images of convicted rapists are pasted on billboards in distinguished public areas of their communities and their council headquarters and as properly uploaded on the web site of the ministry of justice and different state authorities platforms along with being recorded within the intercourse offenders’ register and as properly disqualified from benefitting from the governor’s energy of prerogative of mercy.”