Man Sentenced To Prison For Insulting Governor Of Adamawa State
Report gathered that, the Chief Magistrate Court II, in Yola, Adamawa state on Wednesday convicted and sentenced a businessman, Ali Yakubu, to two years in prison for calling Adamawa state governor, Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri, father of all thieves in Nigeria.
He was also sentenced to six months in prison, without an option of fine, for disturbing public peace.
Man Sentenced To Prison
Yakubu was convicted and sentenced to two years in prison for using what the court held as an uncouth language against Governor Fintiri.
The sentence gave the convict an option of N50, 000 fine for using abusive language against Fintiri. However, he was convicted for 6 months without an option of fine for disturbance of public peace.