Hotel owner Ramon Adedoyin and six other suspects fingered in the death of MBA student of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun state, Timothy Adegoke have all arrived Osogbo, Osun State, to face trial on Thursday
Counsel to Adegoke’s family, Femi Falana, demanded that the matter be transferred to Osun after the suspects had been arraigned before a Federal High Court in Abuja.
The hotelier, Adedoyin, was alleged to have unlawfully interfered with the body while Adedeji Adesola, Magdalena Chiefuna, Adeniyi Aderogba, Oluwale Lawrence, Oyetunde Kazeem and Adebayo Kunle were arraigned on seven-count charge of conspiracy, attempted murder, and murder, among others.
Meanwhile, a top security source who spoke on condition of anonymity told pressmen that everyone standing trial on the case have all arrived Osun state.
“Chief Ramon Adedoyin and other suspects have arrived in Osun ahead of the commencement of their trial on Thursday. They arrived in the state on Wednesday evening.” He said
Police spokesman, Yemisi Opalola, confirmed that the trial will begin today.
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