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Alleged iPhone Theft: Drama as Seun Egbegbe was Yesterday Arraign in Court


The Police has concluded investigation into the alleged theft case instituted against Seun Egbegbe who was accused and beaten up by a mob in Ikeja for allegedly stealing iPhone which has been estimated to worth 2.4 million. He was yesterday charge to court.

According to the Vanguard, the magistrate in charge, Y.O Aje-Afunwa, released him on bail in the sum of  N1 million and two sureties in like sum. He is to remain in Kirikiri prison pending the time he meets the bail conditions.


On the other hand, according to Vanguard, mild drama, however, played out outside the court as Seun’s supporters threatened to beat up journalists if they took the accused pictures. It took the intervention of police and court orderlies, who sent the rowdy mob out of the court premises, to save the situation. While journalists waited to take Seun’s picture, his family members colluded with prison warders to sneak him out of the court premises through the back door into a waiting prison vehicle. 

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