Manager docked for allegedly stealing 5,000 fish



A 30-year-old motorcyclist, Jacob Gambo, on Wednesday appeared in a Magistrates’ Court, Gwagwalada, FCT, for allegedly stealing 5,000 fish.

The  police charged Gambo three counts of criminal breach of trust, negligent conduct and theft.

The Prosecution , Abudullahi Tanko, told the court that the , Woshak Daniel, reported the matter the Iddo Police Station  on behalf of  Mr Samuel Mola on Feb. 23.

Tanko said that Mola entrusted his fish farm 8,100 fish the defendant manage.

said that on Jan. 24, discovered that the defendant stole 5,000 fish worth N750, 000.

Tanko said the offence contravened the provisions of  sections 321, 106 and 287 of Penal Code.

The defendant pleaded guilty the charge.

The Magistrates,  Mr Aliyu Shafa, admitted the defendant bail in the sum of N200, 000 one reasonable surety in like sum.

Shafa adjourned the case until April 26 for hearing. ()