Pastor Ruben Okotie in Kwale, Ndokwa West got six month imprisonment
court magistrate, Chief judge Carl Moeteke, who sentenced the denounced, said he was discovered blameworthy with overpowered proof in a three tallies of trick, endeavored assault and unlawful sexual act. Moeteke in this way sentenced the blamed to six months without alternative for fine to serve as obstacle to others. It was accumulated that Pastor Okotie on the 22nd day of February 2016 in Kwale town seduced his housemaid with a red candle after his wife had gone to visit her sick parents in a neighbouring community
The housemaid, Helen, 13 years of age and an indigene of Akwa Ibom State,resisted the attempt by the pastor to make love to her on her return from market where she had gone to buy food stuff and other cooking materials.
The pstor was said to have undermined to discharge her from his home on the off chance that she neglected to go along. It was expressed that a week after, the pastor jumped on the house keeper and pushed a red flame into her private part subsequent to constraining her into his room.
He was allegedly captured in Kwale when his wife reported the house keeper’s objections to the police.
Police indictment witness, Sgt Promise Enebeli, told the court that Pastor Okotie was captured when the matter was accounted for at the Kwale Police Division, including that upon cross examination, he admitted to then wrongdoing and was charged to the court.
In any case, guidance to the denounced Mr. Thomas Okobi, had rejected cases of the housewife, Mrs. Esther Okotie, demanding that his customer was honest of the wrongdoing.
The court, notwithstanding, said that the proof against the denounced was overpowering.