Two women, a man bag 8 month imprisonment for fighting




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ZUBA – An Upper Area Court  Zuba area the Federal Capital Territory on Friday sentenced two women and a eight months imprisonment each for fighting.

The trio, Bukky Ibrahim, Sadiya Sak, and Ibrahim Maigurasa of no fixed addresses were also charged with nuisance.

The presiding judge, Malam Aminu Sa’ad gave the sentence after the accused persons pleaded guilty to the two counts charge of disturbance of public peace and public nuisance.

Sa’ad however, gave the convicts an option of fine of N20, 000 each.

The prosecutor, Cpl. Momoh Ibrahim had told the court on June 10, a crime prevention patrol team, led by Cpl Alimo Dubi, while on patrol, met the convicts engaged in a fight over a mere argument.

Ibrahim said that during police interrogation none of the trio could give a satisfactory account of themselves.

The prosecutor told the court that their offences contravened sections 113 and 183 of the Penal Code. (NAN)