Court adjourns arraignment of Oyo LG officials


Justice O. Ogunjobi of the Lagos State High Court in Igbosere has adjourned till August 28, 2020, the arraignment of an Oyo State local government council official, Badmus Adesina, and a lawyer, Ibukunoluwa Konu, over the alleged theft of N167,886,591.60.

Justice Ogunjobi fixed the date for the Directorate of Public Prosecutions’ advice.

The defendants were alleged to have conspired to commit the offences of stealing, forgery and production of documents without authority between 2009 and 2019.

According to the prosecution, the defendants stole N167,886,591,60 from the estate of one late Godfrey Kwashie Konu.

The defendants were alleged to have forged a letter of attestation of marriage…

Source: Nigerian Tribune