Olukoya Ogungbeje, the counsel to the suspected kidnapper, Evans has been awarded a cost of N20,000 by a Federal High Court in Lagos
Justice Abdulazeez Anka issued a warning to Ogungbeje to desist from practices unbecoming of a legal practitioner
The suspected billionaire kidnapper had earlier dragged the IGP and 3 others to court A Federal High Court in Lagos on Thursday awarded a cost of N20,000 against Mr Olukoya Ogungbeje, counsel to the suspected kidnapper, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike a. k. a Evans. Justice Abdulazeez Anka, who gave the ruling, however, warned Evan’s lawyer to desist from “practices unbecoming of a legal practitioner.”
The judge gave the order while adjourning a fundamental human rights suit filed on behalf of Evans by Ogungbeje over alleged illegal detention. Joined as respondents in the suit are: The Nigeria Police Force, Lagos state police command, the state police commissioner and the Special Anti-Robbery Squad.