Court Orders Man To Be Flogged 6 Strokes Of Cane For Stealing 2 Nokia Phones In Abuja

Date: 11-06-2016 9:37 pm (8 years ago) | Author: kacy lee
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An Upper Area Court in Abuja has reportedly sentenced a man to six weeks imprisonment Following the theft of two Nokia phones.
The judge, Alhaji Umar Kagarko, passing the judgement on Thursday, June 9, 2016, reportedly gave the suspect, Mr John Okeke, the option of fine in the sum of N8000, and ordered that he be flogged six strokes of the cane.

Alhaji Kagarko also advised Mr Okeke to avoid criminal activities following the punishment for his crime. Mr Okeke was reportedly arraigned on a three-count charge of criminal conspiracy, criminal trespass and theft. According to Vanguard, the Prosecutor, Kufreabasi Ebong, disclosed to the court that one Friday Ahmed of Wumba Village, Abuja, was responsible for reporting the case at the Apo Police Station on May 27, 2016. Ahmed is reported to have claimed that Mr Okeke conspired with one Onye, who is still at large, and criminally trespassed into his room and stole one Nokia telephone and one Itel telephone valued at N10, 000 and N7, 000, respectively. Mr Ebong also revealed that the telephones have been recovered from Okeke during the police investigations, adding that Mr Okeke's offence contravened Sections 97, 348 and 288 of the Penal Code. Mr Okeke reportedly pleaded guilty, Pleading for leniency.


Posted: at 11-06-2016 09:37 PM (8 years ago) | Addicted Hero
- Fredm342 at 11-06-2016 09:41 PM (8 years ago)
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FTC. Naija don better be dat na
Posted: at 11-06-2016 09:41 PM (8 years ago) | Upcoming
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- Airbender at 11-06-2016 09:42 PM (8 years ago)
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part of change

Posted: at 11-06-2016 09:42 PM (8 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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- scottchris at 11-06-2016 09:43 PM (8 years ago)
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Never knew that flogging is part of punishment in Nigeria  law

Posted: at 11-06-2016 09:43 PM (8 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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- beneno at 11-06-2016 09:45 PM (8 years ago)
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Even student wey late to school dey receive more than six strokes of cane  Roll Eyes Roll Eyes Roll Eyes Roll Eyes
Posted: at 11-06-2016 09:45 PM (8 years ago) | Addicted Hero
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- HUMANresurce at 11-06-2016 09:53 PM (8 years ago)
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Quote from: christopher Aruh on 11-06-2016 09:43 PM
Never knew that flogging is part of punishment in Nigeria  law
me too just dey know this one oooo Grin Grin Grin Grin
Posted: at 11-06-2016 09:53 PM (8 years ago) | Upcoming
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- albionalex at 11-06-2016 10:17 PM (8 years ago)
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Make him choose one inside d two na..
Posted: at 11-06-2016 10:17 PM (8 years ago) | Upcoming
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- gogoman at 11-06-2016 10:18 PM (8 years ago)
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it better pass 6 months in prison for kirk kirk if na lagos
Posted: at 11-06-2016 10:18 PM (8 years ago) | Grande Master
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- CHRISETTE at 11-06-2016 10:20 PM (8 years ago)
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Lazy man
Posted: at 11-06-2016 10:20 PM (8 years ago) | Hero
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- zoe61 at 11-06-2016 10:30 PM (8 years ago)
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 Roll Eyes Roll Eyes Roll Eyes Roll Eyes Roll Eyes
Posted: at 11-06-2016 10:30 PM (8 years ago) | Hero
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- dickieponga at 11-06-2016 11:53 PM (8 years ago)
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Quote from: ben eno on 11-06-2016 09:45 PM
Even student wey late to school dey receive more than six strokes of cane  Roll Eyes Roll Eyes Roll Eyes Roll Eyes
Oh boy I dey receive more than that dat for secondary school..
Posted: at 11-06-2016 11:53 PM (8 years ago) | Hero
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- morgan1 at 12-06-2016 12:22 AM (8 years ago)
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Dem dey flog wella for Northern court,,,,
Posted: at 12-06-2016 12:22 AM (8 years ago) | Hero
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- GermoDon at 12-06-2016 05:57 AM (8 years ago)
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 Too small punishment bcos tomorow he wil steal bigger and said na only flog dem go flog him
Posted: at 12-06-2016 05:57 AM (8 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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- Anny01 at 12-06-2016 07:41 AM (8 years ago)
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Na Army man go flog am?
Posted: at 12-06-2016 07:41 AM (8 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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- schmit at 12-06-2016 10:12 AM (8 years ago)
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New law?
Posted: at 12-06-2016 10:12 AM (8 years ago) | Hero
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- kison at 12-06-2016 01:02 PM (8 years ago)
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NEXT TIME BE careful, be very very careful, CAREFULLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL……………………………….
Posted: at 12-06-2016 01:02 PM (8 years ago) | Hero
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- dopygenius at 12-06-2016 01:15 PM (8 years ago)
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very funny
Posted: at 12-06-2016 01:15 PM (8 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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- dickieponga at 12-06-2016 01:24 PM (8 years ago)
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Quote from: Obi Donald on 12-06-2016 05:57 AM
Too small punishment bcos tomorow he wil steal bigger and said na only flog dem go flog him
Na true u talk there..
Posted: at 12-06-2016 01:24 PM (8 years ago) | Hero
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- willyking at 12-06-2016 02:39 PM (8 years ago)
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It look very funny to us but they know what they are doing, that is sharia law in practices soon they will start cutting people hands 4 stealing it is gradual process, and it is part of the change
Posted: at 12-06-2016 02:39 PM (8 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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- djnero at 12-06-2016 06:19 PM (8 years ago)
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What happens to the politicians stealling billions of money everyday.
Posted: at 12-06-2016 06:19 PM (8 years ago) | Upcoming
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