Alleged Murder: Chidinma’s father, four others arraigned

Alleged Murder: Chidinma’s father, four others arraigned

AS the police continue the investigation on the murder  SuperTv boss, the father of the prime suspect, Chidinma Ojukwu, has been arraigned before a Yaba Chief Magistrates' Court.

Chidinma's father, Onoh, according to Tribune, was arraigned alongside four others for alleged obstruction of justice and failing to report a crime to the law enforcement agencies.

Mr Ojukwu, 57, and Babalola Disu, 42, are to face trial on charges of obstructing the police from performing their duties and failing to report a crime to the police.

The three other defendants, Jessica Egbochi, 28; Abayomi Olutayo, 23; and Ifeoluwa Olowu, 23, are to face trial for dishonestly receiving stolen items.

They all pleaded not guilty to the charges.

The Prosecutor, Cyril Ejiofor, from the State Criminal Investigative and Intelligence Department, Panti, told the court that the defendants committed the offences on June 18 and 23, at Computer village, Ikeja, and Alagomeji, Yaba.

Meanwhile, WuzupNigeria reported that the Chief Magistrate Adeola Adedayo of Yaba Magistrates' Court has remanded Chidinma Ojukwu, the prime suspect in the murder of the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Super TV, Usifo Ataga, for 30 days.

The Magistrate made the order following an application by the police.

She also remanded Ojukwu's co-defendant Adedapo Quadri on the same terms.