Man, woman plead guilty to adultery

A man and woman have appeared before District Court Judge Tafaoimalo Leilani Warren to face five charges of adultery. 

The charges allege that the woman, Aiaifua Faalili, committed adultery with a married man knowingly. The incident took place between July and September 2015 and 25 December 2015. Fa’alili pleaded guilty to all five charges against her.

The married man, Sili Ioane, also appeared for the same offences. 

Ioane also pleaded guilty to the charges. Faalili and Ioane did not have lawyers. Lawyer, Lagafuaina Tavita, appeared for the National Prosecution Office and confirmed to the Court that the Police have finalised the charges. Sentencing has been adjourned until 11 April 2016.

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