A Mararaba Upper Area Court in Nasarawa State, on Thursday sentenced two women to three months imprisonment each for fighting in public.
Uwa Onyenye, 35 and Gift Omoyo, who are neighbours, pleaded guilty to fighting and disturbing public peace.
Earlier, the Prosecution Counsel, Sgt. Hamen Donald, told the court that Onyenye reported the matter at the ‘A’ Divion Police Station, Mararaba on June 17.
Donald told the court that during police investigation, police discovered that both convicts had engaged in a free for all and inflicted injuries on each other.
He said that the offence contravened the provisions of Section 183 of the Penal Code.
Onyenye and Omoye begged for leniency. (NAN)