Abuja - A professor has been sentenced for an adulterous affair with his married former student.
Prof Festus David Kolo of the Faculty of Education at Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) will spend two months behind bars after he was found guilty of adulterous at the Kiyawa Magistrates Court.
Principal State Prosecution Counsel Mustapha Adamu, who read the first information report, said on May 21, Kolo was caught with Zaria Muhammed following a report by her husband.
The court heard that Kolo was for sometime made advances towards the wife through phone calls and text messages.
Senior Magistrate Muhammed Musa Kaugama noted that the convict was over 60 years old and a first time offender.
"Nonetheless, this court hereby sentences the convict to two months imprisonment without option of fine in order to serve as a deterrent against a similar act in the future," Magistrate Kaugama said.
- CAJ News
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