Nigeria: #EndSARS - 18-Year-Old Who Delivered Baby in Custody Granted N10 Million Bail

The Ondo State High Court sitting at the Olokuta Medium Prison in Akure has granted bail to Kemisola Ogunniyi, an 18-year-old girl detained during #EndSARS protest.

She was two months pregnant at the time of her arrest and she gave birth to a baby boy on June 16, 2021, at Surulere Prison in Ondo town.

Justice Omolara Adejumo on Tuesday granted Kemisola bail in the sum of 10 million naira and a surety in like sum.

Kemisola was arrested in Akure and imprisoned in October 2020. She claimed she was arrested while going to a pharmacy to buy drugs for her mother.

The police claimed she was part of the #EndSARS protesters who burnt the office of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Akure.

Others arrested are, Ayodele Bukunmi, Ojo Samuel and Ani Obinna.

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