A Chief Magistrate’s Court in then capital Ado Ekiti has sentenced one 18year old ALI HARUNA, to two years imprisonment for taking his cows for grazing in a farmland in Ado Ekiti and destroying crops.
The Magistrate, IDOWU AYENIMO, found the accused guilty of a two-count charge of willful and unlawful damage of farm crops at Ago Aduloju in Ado Ekiti.
The court indicated that HARUNA was arraigned on January 22, 2016.
The four prosecution witnesses testified that the convict was caught in the midnight grazing his cows in the farm belonging to ABDULLAHI YAHO AND BELLO MOHAMMED.
The cash crops said to have been destroyed by the cows in the farm included cassava, maize, okro and pepper, all valued at N3m.