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In Lagos Court remands man for alleged theft of Tiger generator

"The accused on the said date and time did break into the house of Ujiboke and stole one Tiger generator valued N13,000,'' he said.

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Court remands man for alleged theft of Tiger generator

(Naira Land)

An Ejigbo Senior Magistrates' Court in Lagos, on Thursday ordered the remand of an 18-year-old man, Kehinde Olajuwon, charged with the theft of N13,000 Tiger generator.

The Magistrate, Mrs J.O Adeyemi, ordered the remand of Olajuwon following his inability to meet the N50,000 bail conditions.

Adeyemi admitted Olajuwon to bail in the sum of N50,000 with a surety who must swear to an affidavit of means.

However, following the inability of the accused to meet his bail terms, the court ordered his remand in prison custody and adjourned the matter till March 1.

Olajuwon, who is facing a two-count charge of burglary and stealing, had pleaded not guilty to the charge.

The Prosecutor, Sgt. Babaji Ishaku, had told the court that the defendant committed the offences on Jan. 20 at 11.30 a.m.

Ishaku said that the accused was arrested at Alimi Street, Arobaba Area of Idimu, Lagos, where he broke and entered into the house of Kenedy Ujiboke.

"The accused on the said date and time did break into the house of Ujiboke and stole one Tiger generator valued N13,000,'' he said.

The prosecutor said the offence contravened Sections 305(B) and 285(i) of the Criminal Laws of Lagos State, 2011.

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