A man has been arraigned before a Yaba Magistrate Court judge in Lagos, for alleged murder.
The defendant, Biodun Apaye, was on Wednesday charged with manslaughter. He was said to have inflicted serious injuries on the head of his victim, Saheed Oloye. He was also said to have shot him.
The incident happened at Owodunni Street, Onipanu area of the state. The defendant pleaded not guilty to the two counts charge of murder
preferred against him.
The prosecuting officer, Babatope Julius, told the court that the offence is punishable under section 233 and 212 of the Criminal Laws of Lagos 2015.
The presiding judge, Olatunji Olanrewaju , adjourned the case till 10 August 2018.