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The victim’s mother was said to have travelled to the village and left her child in the custody of her grandmother, simply identified as Iya Wura

While being led in evidence by the prosecution counsel, the prosecution witness who is an operative of the EFCC, Sanusi Ahmed told the court that the accused person only registered $10,000 in the Nigerian Customs Declaration Form only for a search to reveal that he had $50,000 on him

It was gathered that Nwoauzuru left his house at 53/55, Adetola Street, Aguda, Surulere earlier on Sunday March 24, 2013 at about 4pm to attend a prayer meeting at Agboju, around Festac area, Lagos State

Armed with knives and other dangerous weapons, the unionists, stormed the Ijoko-Iddo mass transit train at 7.00am. They were said to have forced some commuters at the roof top of the train to come down and subsequently attacked them

The clash left a man dead, while several others were injured.
Speaking on the clash, Braide revealed that at least five persons had been arrested in connection with the fight, but added that the police had yet to ascertain the identity of the victim, who was stabbed several times before he eventually died

The accused who were re-arraigned before Justice Lateefa Okunnu of the Lagos High Court were Downstream Energy Sources Limited, Alhaji Adamu Aliyu Maula, Rocky Energy Limited, George Ogbonna and Emmanuel Morah.