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Ekiti Murder: Suspect Remanded In Prison

Posted: Jun 29, 2015 at 3:24 pm   /   by   /   comments (0)


Olusola Adenijo (aka Solar), one of the thugs

Who allegedly murdered Ayo Murphy Jeje and Mrs. Juliana Adewumi (in Erijiyan Ekiti) in March 2013 has been remanded in prison custody.

Adenijo (35), who was arrested in Ado Ekiti on June 23, 2015, with one bareta pistol loaded with live ammunition, was arraigned before a

magistrate court in Ado Ekiti on Friday.

In the charge number MAD/90EK/2015 made against the accused, he was alleged to have “committed the offence of conspiracy to murder and murder of Madam

Julianah Adewumi, punishable under Sections 324 and 319 of the Criminal

Code, Cap C16, Laws of Ekiti State 2012, within the Aramoko Magisterial


Police Prosecutor, S.O. Osobu, confirmed that a pistol with live ammunition

was found on the suspect.

He disclosed that further investigation needed to be carried out and

duplicate of the case file sent to the State Director of Public

Prosecutions (DPP) for legal advice.

The matter was adjourned till July 29, 2015 while the accused was ordered to be remanded in prison custody.