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Hunger Pushed Me To Stealing – Convict

A Karmo Grade 1 Area Court, Abuja, on Monday, sentenced a 23-year-old man, Babatunde Adams to three months​ imprisonment for stealing an iron pillar. The judge, Alhaji Abubakar Sadiq, however, gave the convict an option of N10,000 fine. Sadiq advised the convict to desist from committing crimes, saying that the sentence would serve as a

Man In Court For Allegedly Receiving Stolen Property

The Police on Wednesday arraigned a 28-year-old messenger, Christopher Onmiyi, in a Karmo Grade 1 Area Court, Abuja, for allegedly receiving stolen property. The defendant, who resides at Bakusa Dei-dei Abuja, is standing trial on a two-count charge of conspiracy and receiving stolen property. The prosecutor, Florence Auhioboh, told the court that one Chimezie Peter

Generator Theft Lands 21-Year-Old Man In Jail

A Wuse Zone 2 Senior Magistrates’ Court, Abuja, on Wednesday sentenced a 21-year-old man, Monday Yomi, to two weeks imprisonment for stealing a generator set valued N85,000. Yomi, who resides at NEPA Junction, Apo District of the FCT had pleaded guilty to a two-count charge of criminal trespass and theft and begged for lenience. Magistrate