Woman Charged For Blocking Road with Stones

Woman Charged For Blocking Road with Stones

Conspiracy is punishable with two years’ jail term while breach of peace attracts six months imprisonment or a fine of N50,000.The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the alleged offence contravenes Sections 168 and 411 of the Criminal Laws of Lagos State, 2015.The prosecutor submitted that the defendant disallowed the landlords and landowners from having access to their properties.She was also alleged to have marked a building with the phrase “keep off, EFCC under investigation.”Mr. Emuerhi said the defendant did this by using hard-core stones to obstruct all the access roads linking Shehu Street, Lakeview Estate, Phase 2, Amuwo Odofin, Lagos State.Mrs. Adegun ordered that the surety must be gainfully employed and have evidence of two years tax payment to the Lagos State Government.According to the Police Prosecutor, ASP Benson Emuerhi, the defendant conducted herself in a manner likely to cause a breach of peace.The Chief Magistrate, J.A. Adegun, admitted defendant to a N50,000 bail with one surety in like sum.He told the court that the defendant committed the offence with others still at large on December 1, 2020 at 6:00 a.m. in Shehu Street, Lakeview Estate, Phase 2, Amuwo-Odofin.Sandra Lukan, 34-year-old woman, who allegedly used hard-core stones to block roads, on Monday appeared before a Magistrates’ Court in Ikeja, Lagos, Peoples-Gazatte reports.Ms. Lukan, whose residential address was not provided, is charged with conspiracy and breach of peace.However, the chief magistrate adjourned the case until March 15 for hearing.Woman Charged For Blocking Road with Stones.She, however, pleaded not guilty to the charge. penetv

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