Applicant docked for allegedly being in possession of dangerous weapons



A 35-year-old unemployed man, Nuhu Mohammed, on Monday appeared in a Gwagwalada Upper Area Court, FCT for allegedly being in of dangerous weapons.

police charged Mohammed who lives in Angwan dodo Gwagwalada, Abuja, with being in of dangerous weapons.

Prosecution Counsel, Abudullahi Tanko told court defendant was arrested by a police patrol team attached to Gwagwalada police station on Aug. 26.

Tanko said defendant was in of a cutlass, dangerous bone and was wandering about Angwan dodo area of Gwagwalada.

He said during investigation defendant could not give a satisfactory account of himself.

Tanko said offence contravened provision of Section 319 A of Penal Code.

defendant pleaded not to the charge.

The Judge Sani Umar admitted the defendant to bail in the sum of N100,000 with one reasonable surety in like sum who must reside within the court’s jurisdiction.

Umar ordered address of the surety must verified by the staff of the court.

He said surety must make a photocopy of his means of identification and provide two recent passport.

He said that in default the defendant should remanded in Suleja Correctional Centre.

He adjourned the case Sept. 23 for hearing. (NAN)