Stats: 03 members, | Posts: 3242 | Date:19th January 2021, 7:55 pm

    

               

Herdsman remanded for allegedly stabbing colleague to death

By - - [ General ]




Herdsman
Fulani herdsman with gun

An Ilorin Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday remanded a herdsman, Manu Usman, for allegedly stabbing his colleague, Akilesho Attah, to death at Gwanara Area of Kwara.

The defendant was arraigned on a charge of culpable homicide contrary to Section 221 of the Penal Code.

Magistrate Abdulraheem Bello, who did not take the plea of the defendant, ordered his remand at Oke-Kura Correctional Service Centre in Ilorin.

He adjourned the case until Feb.12 for further mention.

The prosecutor, Insp. Zacheous Folorunsho had earlier said that the defendant repeatedly stabbed one Akilesho Attah with a knife in the neck while pursuing him for grazing on his farmland thereby destroying his maize.

He prayed the court to remand the defendant on the basis that the alleged offence is capital in nature.

Vanguard News Nigeria 

All rights reserved. This material and any other digital content on this platform may not be reproduced, published, broadcast, written or distributed in full or in part, without written permission from VANGUARD NEWS.





Source link



No Responses Yet, Be The One To Response First

Comments are closed.