- Hamzat was caught with the body of the late teenage boy in the boot of his car
- 27-year-old Idowu Ibrahim, 23-year-old Taiwo Olaronke, Mohammed Bashir 31, and 23-year-old Yusuff Ajisafe, were also arrested alongside Oriyomi
- These three were arraigned on two counts of conspiracy and murder
Popular radio presenter in Ibadan, Oyo state, Oriyomi Hamzat, was on Tuesday, August 1, arraigned before a Magistrates court for the alleged murder of a 17-year-old boy.
Police arrested the defendant after the body of the young man was found in his car, Punch reports.
Legit.ng gathered that 27-year-old Idowu Ibrahim, 23-year-old Taiwo Olaronke, Mohammed Bashir 31, and 23-year-old Yusuff Ajisafe were also arrested alongside Oriyomi and were arraigned on two counts of conspiracy and murder.
It was learnt that the deceased was an orphan raised in an unregistered orphanage home, which allegedly belongs to the suspect.
The prosecutor, Sunday Fatola, told the court that Hamzat and others on July 21, 2017, at about 4am, in the Oremeji Agugu area of Ibadan, conspired together to commit murder.
It was noted that Fatola explained that the suspects unlawfully caused the death of the victim by inflicting an injury on his head and body.
The magistrate, Adebisi, ordered that the accused be remanded in the Agodi prison pending the release of legal advice from the Directorate of Public Prosecutions. The matter was however adjourned till September 5, 2017.
Meanwhile, Legit.ng had reported that a young female lawyer identified as Jemaimah Kalu recounted the story of how she escaped from ritualists who kidnapped her.
The young lady noted that she experienced the horrible incident in 2014, when she was studying at the Lagos Law School.
Watch video of Legit.ng TV's visit to Evans the kidnapper's house.