Former Policeman Who Burgled Goodluck Jonathan’s House Granted N7m bail

By Abdul Tukur

A policeman accused of burgling the home of Goodluck Jonathan had his bail set at N7 million today. 

Musa Musa, is accused of breaking into the home of Nigeria’s former President’s property at No. 89 Fourth Avenue Gwarimpa district.

The former sergeant was identified as the main culprit of the four law enforcement officers who allegedly stole six television sets, fridges, canopy worth N30 Million, air-conditioners, Ijaw attires and designer suits from Mr Jonathan’s house on 5 July.

The officers who were guarding the house began to loot the place from March. The goods they stole where said to have been sold at the Pankera second-hand market in Gwarimpa, Abuja.

Musa has been charged with mischief and theft.

The other culprit, John Nanpak, Ogah Audu and Gabriel Ugah are yet to be arraigned.

As well as a N7 million bail, Senior Magistrate Mabel Segun-Bello ordered the accused to produce one reliable surety in like sum.

Segun-Bello who dismissed the prosecutions request to deny bail to the accused, said that the surety must also reside within the Federal Capital Territory, FCT.

The case as been adjourned until October 3.

 

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