48-yr-old man docked for N130m theft

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BY ONOZURE DANIA
Lagos— A 48-year-old man, Eneyi Ogosi, was on Friday arraigned before a Lagos Magistrate’s Court, sitting at Ikeja, for allegedly stealing N130 million.

The defendant, who resides at Surulere, was docked before Magistrate Eniola Fabamwo.

Ogosi is facing a four-count charge bordering on conspiracy and stealing, preferred against him by the police.

The police prosecutor, Assistant Superintendent of Police Barth Nwaokoye, said that the defendant and others at large conspired amongst themselves and committed the alleged offence at Surulere area of LagosState in 2012.

He said that the defendant converted N130 million, which is proceed of 43 plots of land located at Majidun area of Ikorodu, belonging to one late Stafford Obrutse, to his own use.

Magistrate Fabamwo adjourned the matter to November 25 for mention.

 

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