Man Caught Red-Handed Stealing Bible From Inside Church In Lagos

Published 3 months ago by: CLARA JANCITA
at 03:22 PM, 26/06/2019 (3 months ago)

(14239 | Hero) (f)



A man has been caught red-handed stealing a bible from inside a church in a community in Lagos state.  The police on Wednesday arraigned a 22-year-old man, Eniola Kareem, at an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court for allegedly stealing a Bible and phone worth N2,500 from Word Life Bible Church, Ayobo, Lagos, NAN reports.
 
Kareem, who resides at No. 22, Ijesha St., Ayobo in Lagos, is charged with theft.
 
The Prosecution Counsel, Sgt. Samuel Mishozumu, told the court that Kareem committed the offence on May 19.
 
Mishozumu said the defendant unlawfully entered the church at Amule Ayobo in Lagos and stole a Bible and a Nokia phone valued at N2,500, property of one Ms Fatima Adeyibo.
 
He told the court that Kareem was caught by members of the church who handed him over to the police.
 
Mishozumu said the offence contravened provisions of Section 287 of the Criminal Law of Lagos State 2015.
 
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that kareem is liable to three years in prison if convicted.
 
After the charge was read to him , he pleaded not guilty.
 
Magistrate O.D. Njoku, admitted the defendant to bail in the sum of N20,000 with two sureties in like sum.
 
Njoku adjourned the case until July 16, for further hearing.

Problem with this article? Please contact us



Bebold at 03:41 PM, 26/06/2019 (3 months ago)
(2358 | Gistmaniac) (m)

That’s not a church if they were they would have given him more bibles, Nigerian Christians are the most wicked of all Christians
Reply
amasan1 at 04:24 PM, 26/06/2019 (3 months ago)
(3588 | Gistmaniac) (m)

They should give him bible in abundant and let him go, except he take some other apart from bible

Reply
kacylee at 07:34 PM, 26/06/2019 (3 months ago)
(24065 | Addicted Hero) (f)

why would a church arrest man for taking a Bible... this one tire me ooo

Reply
deboalabi262 at 10:21 PM, 26/06/2019 (3 months ago)
(13100 | Hero) (m)

 Shocked Shocked Shocked

Reply

LATEST COMMENTS

  1. Goldtime on: Aso Rock, Now House Of Comedy - PDP Mocks Buhari
    It has nothing to do with Nigerians and the Nigerian economy.It is a family matter ,every family has... 5 mins ago
  2. tonyigho on: Research Reveals Beyonce Is The Second Most Beautiful Woman In The World Behind Bella Hadid
    Keep  your stupid research to yourself ... 17 mins ago
  3. DMG17 on: Aisha Buhari Apologizes For Embarrassment She Has Caused Nigerians In The Leaked Video
    NONSENSE. WHO CARES? ... 2 hrs ago
  4. kp45 on: Nigeria Labour Council (NLC) Set To Commence Nationwide Strike Tomorrow Over Minimum Wage
    Fake NLC, not as infective anymore. ... 2 hrs ago
  5. kp45 on: Shortage Of Funds Makes Nigerian Govt Stopped States From Rehabilitating Federal Roads - Fayemi
    Failed leaders... 2 hrs ago