A Chief Justice of the Peace Courtroom sitting within the Yaba space of Lagos has granted bail to 48 Yoruba nation agitators arrested and detained by the Lagos Police Command.
Chief Justice of the Peace Adeola Adeyeye granted them bail on Monday after listening to the appliance by their counsel, Mr Olasupo Ojo.
Ojo had argued amongst different issues that there was no cost but most popular in opposition to the agitators by the police.
On the final sitting of the court docket on the fifth of July, the Justice of the Peace had granted bail on self-recognizance to one of many agitators who was a lawyer.
The 48 others have been granted bail within the sum of N300,000 every with two sureties.
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The court docket held that one of many sureties should be a member of the family and the opposite a group chief or clergy. Each sureties will need to have proof of tax cost which is to be verified by the police.
The Lagos Police Command had paraded all 49 suspects arrested in reference to Oodua Republic mega rally at Ojota.
These paraded embody 47 males and two girls.
Based on Commissioner of Police (CP) Hakeem Odumosu, a few of them have been intercepted and located with weapons, axes, Oodua flags, Yoruba Armed Forces vests and different gadgets. Others have been arrested on the protest floor in Ojota.
These granted bail embody Olasunkanmi Tanimola; Kabiru Lawanson; Chinemerem Emmanuel; Rasaki Musibau; Lukman Olalade; Olasanmi Oladipupo; Bashiru Shittu; Taofeek Abdusalam; Olamilekan Abata; Abdullahi Sikiru; Tosin Adeleye; Babatunde Lawal.
Additionally included are, Abiodun Taiwo, Adagunodo Babatunde, Oluwafemi Adeleye, Oloye Taiwo, Saheed Kareem, Adebayo Waheed, Akinbode Sunday, Lawal Akeem, Samuel Ire, Ogundile Dare, Oba Tajudeen Bakare.