Tunde Adeniyi, a 32-year-old Trycicle Rider, has been ordered to be remanded in a Correctional Facility on Wednesday for allegedly stealing church instruments worth N1.05 million in an Osun church.

Adeniyi was dragged before an Osun State Magistrates’ Court sitting in Osogbo on two-count of burglary and stealing.

The Police prosecutor, Taiwo Adegoke told the court that Adeniyi, on November 16, 2020, at about 2 AM broke into Christ Altar of Mercy Church, Ebunoluwa Area, Osogbo to wit sacrilege and stole two sleeve musical, one mixer engine and one keyboard property of the Church totalled worth N1,050,000 million.

READ ALSO:  IPOB Attack Allegedly Left 6 Children Dead In Anambra

He noted that the offence is contrary to and punishable under section 416 and 390(9) of the criminal code Cap 34 Vol. II Laws of Osun State of Nigeria 2002.

However, the accused person pleaded not guilty to the charge preferred against him

The Counsel to the accused, Mr Kazeem Adepoju made an oral bail application.

READ ALSO:  Falana Faults US Report On Lekki Shooting

The Chief Magistrate, Dr Olusegun Ayilara ordered that the accused person be remanded in Correctional Facility and adjourned the case to January 8, 2020.

Do you have an information or event for candid reporters to publish or cover? Kindly Call us on 09132987510 or send us message on Whatsapp number 07034623382 or send us an email contact@candidreporters.com

Disclaimer: Candid Reporters publishes news, information, sports, opinions, and Interviews. The site includes both reported and edited content. Unmoderated posts and Comments expressed here do not reflect the opinions of Candid Reporters or any employee thereof..


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here