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Man who threw his wife off storey building, granted bail of 50,000 in Lagos

Man throws wife off storey building
A 33-year-old man, Kema Akejelu on Thursday appeared before an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court accused of beating up his wife and throwing her off a storey building.
The accused, a carpenter, who resides at Seun Nwachi St., Idimu, a suburb of Lagos, is facing a two-count charge bordering on assault.
The prosecutor, Insp. Simeon Inuoha told the court that the offence was committed on Nov. 13 at the accused’s residence during a fight between the accused and his wife, Oghenekvewe over her coming back home late.

“The accused beat up his wife and pushed her from a storey building which caused her two ankles to dislocate, ” he said.
The offences contravened Sections 170 and 171 of the Criminal Law of Lagos State, 2011.
The accused, however, pleaded not guilty, and the Chief Magistrate, Mrs B. O Osunsanmi ,granted him bail in the sum of N50,000 with one surety in like sum.
She adjourned the case to Feb. 15, for mention. (NAN)
Silhouette of man and woman with raised hands : Stock Photo

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