A Surulere Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos on Wednesday granted N300,000 bail to Emeka Ajezu for allegedly causing the death of his lover who drank sniper insecticide.
Chief Magistrate Ipaye Nwachukwu also ordered the accused to produce two sureties in like sum.
Ajezu, 33, a resident of Monkey Village, Maza-Maza, Lagos, had pleaded not guilty to a charge of “causing death by negligence’’.
Earlier, the Prosecutor, Sgt. Anthonia Osayande, told the court that Ajezu was dating 17-year-old Chisome Ekwere, and got her pregnant.