Thursday, May 9, 2019

Sugar’s murder: Court grants Oyo Chief Whip, Olafisoye Akinmoyede N50m bail

A State High Court in Ibadan on Thursday admitted Olafisoye Akinmoyede, Chief Whip of the Oyo State House of Assembly, who was allegedly linked to the murder of a member of the House of Representatives, Temitope Olatoye, alias ”Sugar”, to bail in the sum of N50 million.

Mr Olatoye, who represents Lagelu/Akinyele Federal Constituency, was shot dead on March 9 around Lalupon garage.

Admitting Mr Akinmoyede to bail, Mashud Abass, the judge, ordered him to produce two sureties in like sum one of who must be a civil servant not below GL14 or member of the state House or National Assembly members.

Mr Abass ordered that the second surety must be a blood relation with landed property worth N50m.