For allegedly beating up his father’ s tenant, Abayomi Shorungbe, 47, was on Friday brought before an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos.
The accused, who works at the Ikeja airport and resides at 8, Ejire Lane, Orile-Agege, a suburb of Lagos, is being tried for conspiracy and assault. The prosecutor, Insp. Clifford Ogu, told the court that the offences were committed on Oct. 24 at the accused’s residence.
Ogu said the complainant, one Mr Adewale Adejoro, is one of the tenants of the accused’s father. “Because he hasn’t paid his house rent, the accused hired two soldiers who came to the house and dragged him to an unknown place. Read more