Woman Allegedly Steals Boyfriend’s Generator, Spends Proceed On ‘Hair And Cream Products’
A 24-year-old woman, Bimpe Adeite, on Friday, appeared before a Lagos Magistrates’ Court in Badagry, for allegedly stealing a generator valued N70,000 belonging to a male friend, Mr Denis Akanbi.
Akpan Uko, the police prosecutor, told the court that the accused committed the offence on Jan. 26, at No 13, Adamu St., Itoga, Badagry.
“The accused went to spend time with the complainant, so when he was not around on this particular day, she decided to steal the generator and sell it.
“She spent the money on her hair and cream products,” the prosecutor said.
Uko said the offence was punishable under Section 285 of the Criminal Code, Laws of Lagos State, Nigeria 2011.
The accused pleaded not guilty to the offence.
Chief Magistrate Jimoh Adefioye granted bail to the accused in the sum of N100,000 and a surety who must provide evidence of tax payment to the Lagos State Government.