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House Help, Agent Arraigned For Allegedly Stealing Items Worth N20m



A 20-year-old househelp, Faith Edeh, who was alleged to have stolen her employer’s jewelry and other items worth N20 million, was Friday arraigned before an Igbosere Magistrates’ Court in Lagos. Edeh was arraigned alongside one Peter Obah, 37, the agent that brought her to her employer.


The duo whose addresses were not given, are facing a two-count charge bordering on conspiracy and stealing preferred against them by the police.

The defendants however pleaded innocent when the charge was read to them and they were granted bail in the sum of N2 million each with two responsible sureties each in like sum.
The Magistrate, Mrs O. A. Awogboro, who admitted them to bail also ordered that the sureties should be blood relation of the defendants and must have reasonable means of livelihood.

She said the sureties should reside within Lagos and must show evidence of tax payment to Lagos State Government.

During the arraignment the Prosecutor, Sergeant . Innocent Odugbu, told the court that the defendants and others who are still at large committed the alleged offences on January 18, at 11:30 a.m, adding that the incident took place at 47b Co-operation Drive, Dolphin Estate, Ikoyi in Lagos State.

He said that the defendants allegedly stole clothes, a safe containing jewellery, six pieces of watches, three different International passports with visas, all valued at N20 million.
The prosecutor said that all the items allegedly stolen belonged to one Mrs Anetoh Caroline.

According to Odugbo the offences committed are punishable under Sections 285 and 409 of the Criminal Law of Lagos State 2011.
Section 285 provides seven years imprisonment and above for anyone found guilty of the offence.

The case was however adjourned till February 15 for mention.

Source: NAN

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Offa Polytechnic Student Union Government Gives Merit Award To Cultist Groups



Offa State Polytechnic student union government gives merit award to cultist groups in the school.

According to a Twitter user, Ifemosu Michael wrote;

“When you think you have seen it all… Student Union Government of Offa Polytechnic gave merit Awards to Secret Cults in the school. Hey Lawd!!!”

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Man Excited As Davido Gifts Him 1M After Making A Video On His Birthday



Man gets excited as Davido gifts him 1M after making a video on his birthday.

Taking to his Twitter handle to share the gist, DJ Peejay wrote;

“DAVIDO JUST SENT ME 1 MILLION cos of the video I made on his birthday”

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Water tank driver accuses Duncan Mighty of assaulting him in Rivers




Self-acclaimed Port Harcourt First Son, Duncan Mighty is currently trending on social media for the wrong reasons.

A water tank driver, Okabam John has accused singer, Duncan Mighty of assaulting him in Port Harcourt, Rivers state.

It was gathered that the incident reportedly happened on Saturday, November 21, 2020 at about 9:40am when the driver was on duty.

Narrating his ordeal to some Civil Rights Activists on Tuesday November 24, after he was allegedly discharged from the hospital, John, a native of Elele Town in Ikwerre Local Government Area of the state and an employee of Julius Berger Nigeria Limited, claimed that the musician struck him on the head with a traditional staff made of elephant tusk.

According to the driver, while on duty a private car was parked close to his water filling spot. He tried notifying the driver who refused to wind down. He reportedly bent his head to talk to the driver only to discover it was Duncan Mighty.

John said that before he could speak, the singer allegedly struck his head using a traditional staff. He said the second strike was blocked with his hand. He claimed that he could not see when the singer drove off as his eyes were covered with blood.

Confirming the incident on Tuesday, one Ndubueze Obodowhuo, accused Duncan Mighty of using his VIP status to intimidate his people. He also shared a ‘medical report’ stating that John was treated for “shoulder dislocation and scalp laceration.”

Mr John is now calling on his employer, the management of Julius Berger, Security Agencies and Human Rights Organisations to help him get justice. His post below:

“This is Mr. OKABAM JOHN a native of Elele town in Ikwerre LGA of Rivers State, he’s currently employed by JULIUS BERGER NIG.PLC in Port Harcourt and his service engagement is within Judges quarters elelenwo-street, GRA Port Harcourt.

“According to Mr. OKABAM JOHN a Water-tank driver with Julius Berger, Tanker number – B8751, On Saturday 21st of November 2020 at about 9:40am while he was on duty. A private car was parked close to his water filling spot, he tried notifying the driver who refused to wine down, he bent his head to talk with the driver surprisingly, it was Duncan mighty.

“Before he could explain, his head was struck by Duncan mighty using a traditional staff(Elephant tusk), the second strike was blocked with his hand. He(Okabam John) didn’t see how the artist drove off because, blood covered his eyes at that moment.

“Mr. Okabam John narrated this incident after being discharged from the hospital. Duncan doesn’t show up when he’s publicly needed, rather he uses his VIP influence to undo his people. Celebrities should be celebrated by their positivity, their influence shouldn’t pose danger to the society rather it should serve as liberation to the people.

“Mr. OKABAM JOHN is calling on the management of Julius Berger, Security Agents and Human Rights Organisations for justice to be done in his case, to avoid a re-occurance.”

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