• Edo former militant, brother remanded for unlawful possession of firearms

    Edo former militant, brother remanded for unlawful possession of firearms

    An Evbuoriaria Magistrates’ Court in Benin, Edo State, has ordered that an ex-militant, identified as General Pere Ejune, and one Trim Ade, be remanded in prison custody for allegedly being in possession of firearms.

    Ejune, 45, and Ade, 32, had been paraded by Commissioner of Police, Fimihan Adeoye, on Wednesday, after they were arrested and a double-barrel gun, a cut-to-size double-barrel gun and 18 live cartridges allegedly recovered from them.

    The police prosecutor, Olatoye Oluwaseun, told the court that the accused committed […]