An Ebute Meta, chief of the Magistrates Court in Lagos state on Wednesday, sent a 16-year-old boy who allegedly stabbed a teenage partner during a cult confrontation.
Latest Nigeria newspaper report that the defendant allegedly committed the murder on October 21 in Ijanikin, Lagos.
The prosecutor, Insp. Chinalu Uwadione, said he stabbed Abdullahi Wasiu, 14, in the chest, killing him on the spot, during a cult confrontation between Oto Awori Secondary School and Government Secondary School Boys, both in Ijanijikin, Lagos.
The court did not accept the defendant’s statement. Chief Magistrate A.O. Adedayo ordered to be kept at the Special Correctional Center for Children in Oregon, Lagos. Adedayo postponed the case until December 11 to mention