• Man sentenced to 7 strokes of cane for stealing alcoholic wine

    Man sentenced to 7 strokes of cane for stealing alcoholic wine

    A Gudu Upper Area Court, Abuja, on Tuesday sentenced a 26-year-old man, Frank Ugochukwu, to seven strokes of cane for stealing N9, 500 worth of alcoholic wine from a hotel.

    The judge Upper Area court judge, Alhaji Umar Kagarko, also ordered Ugochukwu to clean the court premises and warned him to desist from committing crime.

    Ugochukwu of Sharpcorner, Mararaba, Nasarawa state, was convicted on a two-count charge of criminal trespass and theft.

    The Prosecutor, Donaldtus Abah, told the court that Stanley Emmanuel of […]