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Court admits labourer to N50,000 bail

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Court admits labourer to N50,000 bail

An Upper Area Court in Gudu, Abuja, on Thursday admitted a 21-year-old labourer, Ibrahim Suleiman,who allegedly attacked his colleague with a knife to bail in the sum of N50,000.


Suleiman was arraigned on Sept. 25, on two counts of assault and causing grievous hurt.

Rufai Bello, then adjourned the case until Oct. 24 for trial

reports that the police counsel, Paul Ochaiye, alleged that Suleiman along with one other assailant, who is at large, on Sept. 10 attacked a bricklayer, Chigamu Nkwap, with a knife.

He informed the court that Suleiman and Nkwap both worked at a block industry in Abuja.

Ochaiye said that Nkwap was injured on his cheeks.

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