Lekan Shonde, the suspect in the culpable homicide trial of his wife (Ronke), following her alleged murder, appeared in Ebute Meta magistrate court 5 (Lagos), presided over by Mrs. I. O. Adelaja, this afternoon (Friday, May 30), looking unkempt.
The gentleman who was on the run for three days until he surrendered to the police on Monday, May 9, was wearing a blue ‘polo’ top and beige chinos short. He now has a beard, splashed with gray hair, showing he has not shaved for days.
Brought from his detention at Panti, Yaba, he would be moved to Ikoyi Prisons on the orders of the court. The case was adjourned to June 24,
Represented by A.I. Muhammed, Lekan will have his day in court in a long trial.
The prosecuting counsel, Chinalu Uwadione, argued the case on behalf of the police.
His file has now been transferred to Director of Public Prosecutions who takes over the case.
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