A motor loader, otherwise known as “Agbero” has
been sentenced to death by hanging having been
found guilty of robbing his victims of total sum of
N5,520, two handsets while armed with cutlass
when his gang broke into their apparments.
The 31-year-old convict, Emeka Nweke said to be
the only son of the parent was Wednesday
sentenced to death by an Asaba high court, which
agreed that prosecution proved its case beyond
Prosecution had told the court that the convicted
armed robber with others now at large “robbed one
Izuchukwu Okeke and other residents of various
sums of cash totaling N5,520 while armed with
dangerous weapons at Oduke within the Asaba
judicial division on or about the 30th day of
….. Okadaman to die too.
Also, another high court in Asaba has sentenced a
commercial motorcyclist otherwise known as okada
rider, one Ndubuisi Obiora, 26 years to death by
hanging for robbery.
The convicted armed robber wept profusely in the
open court and threw himself on the ground rolling
immediately the judge handed down the death
sentence, thus creating a scene.
He was found guilty of robbing passengers
travelling on Benin-Asaba highway at gun point.
He was caught red handed at Oko junction area of
the highway by the police anti robbery squad on
the 18th July 2012.