A 40-year-old teacher, Emmanuel David, has appeared before an Ikeja
Magistrates’ Court for sending nude pictures and videos to his
David, whose residential address was not
stated, denied the one-count charge of sexual harassment on his
arraignment on Tuesday, Igbere TV reports.
Ezekiel Ayorinde, alleged that the mathematics teacher committed the
offence between August 5 and 10 at Agege, Lagos.
claimed the defendant sexually harassed his student by sending her love
messages, pornographic pictures and videos and requesting for her nude
pictures and videos via WhatsApp.
He said: “He asked for her
phone number and the girl, who does not have a phone, gave him her
mother’s number, unknown to the defendant.
“The defendant started
sending love messages and nude pictures, thinking he was chatting with
the girl but her mother was reading all his messages.
“When he asked for the girl’s Unclad pictures and videos, the mother reported the case, and the defendant was arrested.”
Ayorinde said the alleged offence contravened Section 264 of the Criminal Law of Lagos State, 2015.
Magistrate B.O. Osunsanmi granted the defendant bail of N200,000 with two sureties.
said that the sureties should be gainfully employed and show evidence
of two years’ tax payment to the Lagos State Government.
The case was adjourned until October 16 for mention.