Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court
An Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court, Lagos, on Tuesday remanded in prison a 29-year-old man, Taiwo Akinola, for smashing a stabilizer on his sexagenarian-mother’s head.
An Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court on Friday discharged nine men charged with the murder of the Apapa local government PDP chairman, Adeniyi Aborisade.
Delivering judgment, Chief Magistrate A. Ipaye-Nwachukwu, sentenced Adesida without an option to pay fine.
The accused — Meshak, 25, and Chinechirem, 23 — are facing a three-count charge of conspiracy, kidnap and stealing to which they pleaded not guilty.
Olamide, a school teacher, appeared on a charge of murder.
Onijekachi, who resides at No. 44, Joseph Babatunde Street, Ajangbadi, Lagos State, had pleaded not guilty to a charge of unlawful carnal knowledge of his wife’s sister.
Rasaq, who resides in Lagos Island, appeared on a count charge of attempted kidnap to which he pleaded not guilty.
Chief Magistrate, A.O. Adegite of the Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court, ordered the remand of Faruq in prison, pending the outcome of an advice sought from the Lagos State Director of Public Prosecutions.
Akintelu, 44, was brought before the court on a two-count charge of having unlawful sexual intercourse and attempting to procure abortion for a teenager.
The plea of Musendiku, who is facing a count charge of murder, was not, taken.
Mohammed was arraigned on a three-count charge of conspiracy, break-in and stealing, offences he denied committing.
Abdullahi was arraigned for assault.
The accused, of no fixed address, appeared before an Ebute Meta Magistrates’ Court on a two-count charge of reckless driving and causing the death of a motorist.
Prosecutor Kehinde Omisakin told the court that the accused committed the offence on January 26 at 3.00 p.m. at No. 24, Lasi Street, Kudehinbu in Ijegun, a Lagos suburb.
Ajibade, 34, a.k.a. Farakin and Isah,25, a.k.a. Eti, who allegedly belong to O-Strong and Ijikenji Confraternity, were brought before the court on a charge of murder.
Police Prosecutor, Chinalu Uwadione, had told the court that the accused committed the offences on February 25, 2015 in Akoka area of Lagos.