IBADAN — A 45-year old woman, Naimot Alimi, was arraigned yesterday before an Ibadan Chief Magistrates’ Court sitting at Iyaganku  for allegedly  stealing  82 pigs.

The prosecutor, Inspector  Ade Adebusuyi,  told the court that Alimi  stole 82 pigs valued  at N1 million, property of one Babatunde Oduwole.

Adebusuyi  alleged that  Alimi  also stole  15 turkeys, 42 fowls,  one Toyota Avensis saloon car valued at N800,000 and a cash sum of N2.2 million, all property of Oduwole.

The offence was said to have been committed between August 2013 and  December 19, 2013  at Alabata area of  Moniya, Ibadan.
The accused person, however,  pleaded not guilty to the charge.

The Chief  Magistrate, Mrs Olusola Adetujoye,  granted the accused bail in the sum of  N250, 000 with two sureties in like sum.
She adjourned the case till Jan.14, 2014.


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