Ajegunle, Lagos. Teenage cult members, Imole Olarewaju and Segun Malic on the 3rd of August around 8pm allegedly stabbed a friend to death at a party in Lagos and Chief Magistrate Mrs Ipaye Nwachukwu of a Surulere Chief Magistrates’ Court on Monday ordered they be remanded at an Abeokuta Correctional Home for Boys pending advice from the State Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP). The magistrate adjourned the case to Nov. 22 for mention.
Prosecutor, Sgt. Anthonia Osanyade, told the court that the accused with others still at large committed the offences at Kehinde Street, Ajegunle, Lago.
The accused and others at large were attending a party of fellow secret cult members at the above address and the party later degenerated into a free-for-all, she said. “The accused and others used a kitchen knife to stab Endurance Augustin, 18, leaving him to bleed to death.’’
The offences contravened Sections 221 and 231 of the Criminal Law of Lagos State 2011.