Three men were arraigned at the Ebute Metta Magistrate Court on a three-count charge for fraud. The suspects, namely Ifeanyi Okwuolisa, 36, Onyeka Ozoude, 26, and Festus Ojo, 19, were alleged to be dealing in counterfeited Vitamin C drug. They allegedly committed the offence at 8 Idumota Lane between July and August 2014.
The suspects pleaded not guilty to the charges. They were granted N50,000 bail with two sureties in the like sum. The court stipulates that the sureties must be the suspects’ relatives and gainfully employed in Lagos State.
The case was adjourned till 17th November