Judge orders scavenger to sweep court premises for constituting public nuisance



A Karu Grade Area Court, Abuja on Monday, ordered a 20-year-old scavenger, Aminu Haruna, to sweep the court premises four hours constituting public nuisance.

Haruna, who resides n Tipper Garage, Nyanya, Abuja, pleaded guilty to public nuisance and begged leniency.

The Judge, Anas Isa, did not give Haruna an option to pay fine.

Isa warned him to desist from committing crimes.

Earlier, the Prosecution Counsel, Olarewaju Osho, told the court that Haruna arrested on Sept. 9.

Osho said he found parading himself at the Nyanya premises and when questioned, not give satisfactory account of himself.

He said that the offence contravened the provisions of section 183 of the Penal Code.(NAN)