• Hunger made me steal from farm – 45-year-old man tells court

    Hunger made me steal from farm – 45-year-old man tells court

    A 45-year-old bricklayer, Akinbami Ayeyemikan, on Wednesday told an Okitipupa Magistrates’ Court in Ondo State that it was hunger that made him to steal from a farm.

    The accused of no fixed address is standing trial on one-count charge of stealing three bunches of plantain valued at N4, 500 and a log of wood valued at N10, 000.

    The accused, however, pleaded not guilty to the charge, saying that hunger made him to commit the act.

    Police Prosecutor, Insp. Zedekiah Orogbemi, told the […]