Pastor Ruben Okotie gets 6 months jail sentence – A pastor in Delta state, Ruben Okotie has been sentenced to six months in prison for attempted rape.
Okotie was found guilty of 3 counts of conspiracy, attempted rape and illicit sexual act at a magistrate court in Kwale, Ndokwa West Local Government Area of Delta State.
According to The Punch, 38-year old Okotie had used the opportunity of his wife visiting her sick parents to try to lure his 13-year old housemaid to bed.
The housemaid was said to have resisted his advances, and a week later Okotie forced himself upon her with a red candle.
The maid had subsequently complained to his wife, who called the police to arrest Okotie. The pastor confessed to the crimes during interrogation.