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Man bags 6 months in jail for stealing yam

Man bags 6 months in jail for stealing yam,

Man bags 6 months in jail for stealing yam

A Dutse Grade 1 Area Court, Abuja on Friday sentenced a 20-year-old man, Aliyu Musa, to six months imprisonment for stealing yams valued at N100,000.

The Judge, Mr Suleiman Mohammed, jailed Musa of no fixed address, after he pleaded guilty to the one-count charge of theft.

He, however, gave him an option of N25,000 fine.

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Earlier, the prosecutor, Mr. Tunde Arowolo, had told the court that the matter was reported at the Bwari Police Station by one Auta Musa of Kuchiko village in Niger, on Dec. 17, 2019.

According to Arowolo, Musa, on the said date, stole the complainant’s yams valued at N100,000.

The prosecutor said that during a Police investigation, 10 tubers of the yams were recovered from the defendant.

He said that the offense contravened Section 287 of the Penal Code.

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A Dutse Grade 1 Area Court, Abuja on Friday sentenced a 20-year-old man, Aliyu Musa, to six months imprisonment for stealing yams valued at N100,000. The Judge, Mr Suleiman Mohammed, jailed Musa of no fixed address, after he pleaded guilty to the one-count charge of theft. He, however, gave him an option of N25,000 fine.
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3 responses to “Man bags 6 months in jail for stealing yam”

  1. Avatar Ashimi Abass says:

    This one funny oo.. Nigeria gt yam law again?? Anyway d guy thief next time e go think twice

  2. Avatar Mhiz uzor says:

    That is good for him.. He isn’t supposed to be given a fine

  3. Avatar Endurance Wonah says:

    This article is so well composed and arranged. Kudos to the person working on if and more grace. It’s so Concorde and we’ll arranged.

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