A 45-year-old man, Keneth Okoro, on Thursday appeared in an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court docket in Lagos over the alleged abduction of his two kids from the lawful custody of their mom.
Okoro, who pleaded not responsible to the cost, allegedly dedicated the offences on Dec. 19, 2020, on Atanda Avenue, Mafoluku space of Lagos State.
The Prosecution Counsel, ASP Kehinde Ajayi, informed the court docket that the defendant kidnapped his 10-year-old daughter and an eight-year-old son from lawful custody of their mom.
Ajayi additionally alleged that the defendant performed himself in a fashion which may probably trigger a breach of public peace of legislation and order.
He mentioned the act was towards Part 24 of the Youngster Proper Regulation of Lagos State 2015, and in addition contravened Part 277(1) of the Felony Regulation of Lagos State, 2015.
The Justice of the Peace, A.O. Ajibade, admitted the defendant to bail within the sum of N100,000 with two sureties in like quantity.
Ajibade ordered that the surety should swear to an affidavit of means and reside inside the court docket’s jurisdiction.
She adjourned the case till Feb. four
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