2 men docked for allegedly stealing roofing materials

Two men, Hamza Moses and Samuel Omoka on Tuesday, appeared in a Gwagwalada Magistrates’ Court, FCT,  allegedly stealing roofing materials N500,000

The police charged the defendants, who reside in Gwako village Gwagwalada FCT, criminal conspiracy and theft

The Prosecution Counsel, Mr Abdullahi Tanko, told the court that the complainant, Isiaka Sani of Gwako village Gwagwalada reported the matter at the on Sept. 7.

Tanko said that the defendants criminally conspired and stole iron roofing materials and roofing plain sheets N500,000 from a site located at Gwako village, FCT.

The prosecutor said that the offence contravened the provisions of sections 97 and 287 of the Penal Code.

The defendants pleaded not guilty.

Magistrate, Oladunmoye Olatunji admitted the defendants to bail in the sum of N200,000 each one surety each in like sum.

Olatunji ordered that the sureties reside within the jurisdiction of the court.

He adjourned the case Sept. 21 hearing.(NAN)