Housewife Sent To Prison With Kid

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Housewife Sent To Prison With Kid

Mother and a four-month old baby, Ayomide, have been remanded in prison custody, Apapa, Lagos on the order of a magistrate.

Mother and a four-month old baby, Ayomide, have been remanded in prison custody, Apapa, Lagos on the order of a magistrate.

This follows the inability of the mother to fulfill the bail conditions granted her by an Ejigbo Magistrateís Court.

The woman, Mrs. Tobi John, was charged before the court for allegedly stealing a handset and N117,000 belonging to a complainant, Sulaimon Abubakar, a provision dealer.

The incident occurred at 8, Fatusi Street, Ejigbo where Sulaimon owns a shop.

P.M.News gathered that the woman who delivered four months ago, went to the complainantís shop on the pretence of buying provisions for his newly born baby but ended up stealing a Samsung handset and the money.

The woman was caught when she took the handset to a GSM technician to install certain things on the handset.

Unfortunately, the person she took the handset to was the brother of the complainant who was aware that the handset was missing.

P.M.News gathered the technician contacted the owner and policemen from Ejigbo division where the owner had earlier reported the theft came and arrested her.

She was charged before the Ejigbo Magistrateís Court for theft, an offence punishable under Section 390 of the Criminal Code, Cap.31, Vol. 2, Laws of Lagos State of Nigeria, 2004.

She pleaded not guilty to the charge and was granted bail in the sum of N100,000 with one surety, while the matter was adjourned till 16 February, 2009 for hearing.

Confusion ensued at the court premises when her family could not meet the bail conditions and she was ordered to be remanded in prison. The woman had to carry the baby in tears into the waiting prison vehicle to Kirikiri prison.


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