HomeNewsCourt orders remand of 26-year-old murder suspect

Court orders remand of 26-year-old murder suspect

Date:

An Osogbo Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday remanded one Afeez Alabi in prison custody, over alleged robbery and murder.

Alabi, 26, was brought to the court by the police for allegedly shooting to death a security guard in Osogbo.

The prosecutor, Mireti Wilson told the court that the accused committed the offence on July 27, at about 2:00am on Television Street in Awosuru area of Osogbo.

Wilson said that the accused shot and killed the security guard, Adejumo Abimbola, and also stole a plasma television and two wrist watches belonging to one Akinwusi Abidemi.

The prosecutor said the offences contravened Sections 1 and 6 of the Robbery and Firearms (Special Provisions) Laws of the Federation and the Criminal Code Cap 34 Vol. 11 Laws of Osun, 2002.

The plea of the accused was not taken as he had no legal representation.

The Magistrate, Mr Olusola Aluko, however, ordered that the accused be remanded at Ilesha Prisons, and adjourned the case till Nov.11, for mention.

Send your press release/articles to:

 info@dnllegalandstyle.com ,Follow us on Twitter at @dnlpartners and Facebook at Facebook.com/Dnl-partners

Share on

Place your
Adver here

For more details, contact

Related articles:

LG Financial Autonomy: Lagos Assembly Summons AG Over S’Court Judgment

The Lagos State House of Assembly has summoned the...

ECOWAS Court Strikes Out Suit on Niger Sanctions

ECOWAS Court of Justice has struck out a suit...

Bill to Create Another South-East State Passes Second Reading

The bill to create another state in the South-East...

Mahmoud Congratulates Justice Eberechi Nyesom-Wike on Elevation to Court of Appeal

The Minister of State, Federal Capital Territory, Dr Mariya...

CAC to Cancel Certificates of BDCs with Revoked Licences

The Corporate Affairs Commission has announced its intention to...