A 32-year-old disc jockey, Odunayo Aliu, was on Wednesday arraigned before an Iyaganku Chief Magistrates’ Court in Ibadan, Oyo State, for allegedly taking and sending nude pictures of his girlfriend.
According to the prosecuting Officer, Sergeant Salewa Hammed, the suspect between 2016 and 2019, allegedly took nude pictures of his girlfriend identified as Bolanle Adegboye and sent them to her friend and husband.
Hammed alleged that Aliu committed the offence while he was dating Adegboye.
The police charged Aliu, who lives in Odeku, Ibadan, with making pornographic images and sending them to people.
He said that the offence was allegedly committed at the Railway Quarters, Aleshinloye, Ibadan and contravenes Section 24 (1) (b) of the Cyber-crime (Prohibition Prevention) Act 2015 Laws of the Federal Government of Nigeria.
However, Chief Magistrate O. A. Hamzat did not take the defendant’s plea because the court lacked the jurisdiction.
Hamzat ordered that Aliu be remanded at the Agodi Correctional Centre pending legal advice from the Oyo State Director of Public Prosecutions. (DPP).
He adjourned the matter till February 28.