Yesterday, October 21, Mercy Aigbe appeared at the magistrates’ court, Ogba, Lagos in a case she filed over her missing phone.
Police arraigned a man named Adenowo Idowu, 38, on a two-count charge of conspiracy and stealing Aigbe’s BlackBerry Passport phone valued at N370,000 on October 19, 2015 at 10, Adeyemi Akapo Street, Omole, Ojodu in Lagos state.
According to police prosecutor, Corporal Una Michael, the defendant conspired with one other person at large to commit the alleged crime punishable under sections 309 and 285 of the criminal laws of Lagos state. Adenowo pleaded not guilty.
The presiding magistrate, Mrs. A.O Gbajumo, asked if the stolen phone was recovered but the answer was NO.
Mrs. Gbajumo granted bail to Adenowo in the sum of N50,000 with two sureties in like sum. The case was adjourned till November 11, 2015 for mention. The suspect will be remanded in prison until bail conditions are met.