The police n Friday arraigned a 25-year-old farmer, Ali Dahiru, in a Minna Magistrates’ Court, over his alleged role in a village attack.
Dahiru is charged with abetting brigandage, contrary to Section 85 of the Penal Code Law.
The Prosecution Counsel, Insp Thomas Peter, told the court that the accused person aided and abetted an attack on Gande village in Shiroro Local Government Area in April.
Peter alleged that the defendant bought food for the armed men who invaded the village.
When the charge was read to him, he pleaded not guilty.
The prosecutor, thereafter, prayed the court for adjournment to enable police complete its investigation into the matter.
In his ruling, Magistrate Murtala Ibrahim, admitted the defendant to bail in the sum of N1million with one surety in like sum who must be a civil servant not below GL14.
Ibrahim adjourned the case until Aug. 21.