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Man ‘stabs’ neighbour in the head




A 34-year-old trader was yesterday arraigned before an Ikeja Magistrate’s Court in Lagos for allegedly stabbing his neighbour on the forehead.

Babatunde Oladejo, who resides at Oluwole Olaniyan Street, Iyana- Ipaja, Lagos, is standing trial on a charge of aggravated assault.
He pleaded not guilty

The prosecutor, Assistant Superintendent of Police Eranus Nnamonu, said the accused committed the offence on April 21 in front of his house.
Nnamonu said the accused stabbed his neighbour, Taofeek Oyerinde, on the forehead with a knife following a disagreement.

“A fight ensued following a heated argument. Oladejo then picked a knife and stabbed Oyerinde on the forehead, causing near fatal injuries,” he said.
Nnamonu said the accused resisted police arrest after the attack.

Magistrate Abimbola Komolafe granted the accused N100, 000 bail with two sureties in the like sum and adjourned the case to June 11.





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