Seven suspects have being remanded by the Ebute Meta Chief Magistrate Court in Ikoyi Custodial Centre on Friday 30, October for gang raping an 11-year-old girl, Favor Okechukwu to death. HGS Media Plus Report.
The suspects identified as Ajom Tabi, 37; Omobolanle Olowookere, 41; Aliu Bilyamin, 24; Emmanuel Okon, 24; Bolarinwa Olamilekan, 24; Badmus Abdulateef, 20; Azeez Quadri, 22; and Sunday Odunayo, 22 were charged with three counts of rape, murder and defilement.
HGS Media Plus learnt that the chief magistrate, O.G Oghre ordered the police to return the case file to Lagos State directorate of public Prosecutions.
One of the suspects, Olowookere was asked to pay N500,000 with two sureties after her counsel, Spurgeon Ataene told the court of her non-involvement, HGS Media Plus understands.
The case was later adjourned until on the 18, November 2020, pending the legal advise.