The offence, according to the prosecutor, is “contrary to Section 357 of the Criminal Code Cap. C38 Laws of the Federation of Nigeria, 2004”.
The court was urged to remand the defendant pending legal advice from the office of the Director of Public Prosecutions.
The Magistrate, O.F. Bamidele, granted the prosecutor’s request and ordered the defendant remanded at the correctional facility.
Bamidele adjourned the matter till 11th August 2021 for mention.