Man, 33, Machetes Another Man, Granted Bail

Man, 33, Machetes Another Man, Granted Bail


A 33-year old man, Banji Wasiu has been arraigned on Tuesday before an Osogbo Magistrate Court for allegedly stabbing one Ogundare Daniel.

The Police prosecutor, Mudi Alice informed the court that the accused committed the crime on the 12th of April, 2017 around Aromole area of Osogbo.

She said that the accused used a cutlass to inflict injury on Daniel’s shoulder and hand.

According to her, the offence committed by the accused person contravened section 355 of Criminal Code Cap 34, volume II, Laws of Osun State of Nigeria, 2003.

The accused person, however, pleaded not guilty of the charge leveled against him. His counsel, Barrister Promise Jones also prayed the Court to grant his client bail in the most liberal terms.

In his ruling, Chief Magistrate Olusola Aluko granted the accused person the bail of N50,000 with two sureties in like sum.

He then adjourned the case till the 30th of May, 2017.

Packaged by Bunmi Oladejo