Ekiti Government Publishes Photo Of Anglican Priest Who Raped 7-year-old Girl
The Government of Ekiti State has commenced the public naming-and-shaming of convicted sex offenders in the State. The attorney-general of the state, Olawale Fapohunda had earlier in 2019 issued a statement on practical measures aimed at curbing sexual violence in the State.
The [Ekiti] state government is concerned about the frequency of reported cases of sexual violence. It
Other additional measures to curb Sexual Violence in the State as announced by Fapohunda include:
i. Pasting the Photographs of convicted sex offenders in prominent public spaces in their communities and their Local Government Headquarters
ii. Issuing an advisory to the traditional ruler of the sex offender’s community on the status of the offender
iii. Uploading the Sex Offenders photograph on the website of the Ministry of Justice
iv. Compulsory psychiatric tests for all Persons of whom the Director of Public Prosecution (D.P.P) has issued ‘a case to answer’ legal opinion for the offence of Child defilement