2 Men To Die By Hanging
The Ekiti State High Court has sentenced two men to death by hanging, for conspiracy and armed robbery.
The death row convicts are Oke Olanrewaju(39) and Olanbiwonnu Kazeem (27).
Justice Lekan Ogunmoye, in his ruling, found both men guilty of armed robbery and sentenced them to death by hanging.
According to the court charge sheet, on count 1, both men committed the offence of conspiracy contrary to Section 516 of the Criminal Code Law, Cap. C16, Laws of Ekiti State, 2012.
The count 3, read, both men were guilty of armed robbery, contrary to section 402(2)(a) of the Criminal Code Law, cap. C16, Law of Ekiti State, 2012.
Oke Olanrewaju Iyiola and Olanbiwonnu Kazeem, on or about the 20th of July, 2016, at No. 2, Ameen Close 4, Federal Housing Estate, Oke-Ila, Ado-Ekiti within the jurisdiction of this honourable court, conspired to commit felony to wit: Armed Robbery.
Oke Olarewaju Iyiola and Olanbiwonnu Kazeem, on or about the 20th July 2016, at No.6, Ameen Close 4, Federal Housing Estate, Oke-Ila, Ado-Ekiti within the jurisdiction of the honourable court, robbed one Olaoti Abiodun of his belonging i.e phones and money.