7th December, 2010
The police in Apapa, Lagos, Nigeria has arraigned a man, Ndubuisi Onwode before theÂ Apapa Magistateâ€™s Court for allegedly stealing bananas worth N10,000 from Mrs.Â Theresa Ikeobi.
The police prosecutor, Sgt Kalu Umeh alleged that NdubuisiÂ stole bananas worthÂ N10,000 from a petty trader Mrs. Theresa Ikeobi atÂ 15, Jimoh Ojora Street,Â Ajegunle, Apapa, Lagos onÂ 6 November, 2010 at about 10.30 p.m.
A thorough investigation was carried out in Mr. Ndubuisi house where the bananasÂ were found beside his house.
He also claimed to be a prophet of God when he was asked to state the nature of hisÂ Â job.
The offence is punishable under section 390 (9) of the criminal code cap 17, vol. 11Â of the laws of Lagos State, Nigeria, 2003.
He pleaded not guilty and the presiding magistrate Mrs. Shonubi Adenike granted himÂ bail in the sum of N10,000 and one surety.
The matter has been adjourned till 3 December, 2010 for mention.