gtag('config', 'G-4J8L8BEK7P');
Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Court

TIMOTHY ADEGOKE’S MURDER: CASE SUFFERS SETBACK AS COURT ADJOURNS HEARING

An Osun State High Court in Osogbo has adjourned the murder trial of Timothy Adegoke, murdered postgraduate student of Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife.

At the resumed hearing on Monday, the presiding Judge and Chief Justice of Osun State High Court, Adepele Ojo, granted the defence counsel’s request to move its no-case submission and adjourned hearing in the matter till Friday, March 25.

Ojo, however, asked the prosecution counsel, M. Amosun, to swiftly respond to all the defence counsel’s written and oral addresses in their no-case submission within four days of receipt of same.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

While adjourning the case, the Judge ordered all four defence counsel in the case, to file a separate no-case submission each, within the stipulated time.

The counsels; Kehinde Eleja, Murtala Abdulrasheed, Roland Otaru, and Okoh Itah, have all adopted the no-case submission.
The defence counsel also prayed the court grant each of them 48 hours to respond to the prosecution’s report.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

In other news

Court

An Osun State High Court in Osogbo has turned down the no-case submission filed by counsels to Dr Rahmon Adedoyin and six others who...

Court

Fresh facts have continued to emerge as the case involving the owner of Hilton Hotel and Resort, Dr Ramon Adedoyin and six of his...

Advertisement