Oluwakemi Saheed, a 32-year-old woman, was on Thursday brought before an Ota Magistrates’ Court in Ogun State for apparently slapping a man publicly.
Gift, who lives at No. 12 Tolani St., Iyana-Iyesi near Ota, is facing a charge of battering.
According to Police Prosecutor Chudu Gbesi, the woman committed the act on November 4 at 7am at Odan Otun, Itele, near Ota.
The accused battered the complainant, Mr Jinadu Kazeem, by slapping him in the public during an agreement, Gbesi told the court.
The offence breached Section 351 of Criminal Code, Laws of Ogun, 2006.
The accused, pleaded not guilty to the charge.
While ruling on the bail application of the accused, the Senior Magistrate, Mr G. E. Akan, granted her bail in the sum of N50,000 with two securities.
Akan said that the securities must reside within the court’s jurisdiction and should be profitably employed with an evidence of tax payment to Ogun State Government.
He postponed the case until January 19 for further hearing.