After more than two months of imprisonment, the Department of the State Service DSS has finally brought five counts of terrorism charges against two employees of Yoruba Nation agitator Sunday Igboho.
The charges are with FHC / marked. ABJ / CR / 305/2021, dated August 31, but filed on September 1, 2021, were brought against them in Abuja Federal Court
Defendants in the charges are Jamiu Noah Oyetunji and a housewife, Ms. Amudat Habibat Babatunde.
In those of SM Bello and MI. signed indictments Bennett alleged that the two defendants and others who were at large at Sunday Adeniyi Adeyemo’s residence on July 1, 2021, conspired to commit an act of terrorism and the illegal possession of firearms p>
The two defendants, Jamiu Noah Oyetunji and Ms. Amudat Habibat Babatunde – are the ones who attacked Adeyemo’s house in Ibadan despite an order from Judge Obiora Egwuatu of the Abuja Federal Court on January 4, 2021.
The charge is:
-that you are still at large with others, on or about the first day of July 2021, in the Jamiu Noah Oyetunji, Amudat Habibat Babatunde (adult) Residence of a Sunday Adeniyi Adeyemo (aka Sunday Igboho) who, in the Soka area of Ibadan, Oyo state, under the jurisdiction of this honorable court, has conspired to commit terrorist acts in order to commit possession of prohibited firearms: against Section 17 of the Terrorism (Prevention) (Amendment) Act, 2013 and punishable under the same section of the Act.
-that you Jamiu Noah Oyetunji, Amudat Habibat Babatunde (adult) with others who are still at large are, on or about the first day of July 2021, at the residence of Sunday Adeniyi Adeyemo (aka Sunday IGBOHO) in The Soka area of Ibadan, Oyo state, which falls under the jurisdiction of this honorable court, had the prohibited below without legal authority Firearms:
– five AK 47 rifles with the serial numbers 04956, 213740, 8673, 945999 or 6139,
– two AK 47 rifles whose serial numbers could not be identified,
– two pump action rifles with the serial numbers 8836 and 9398,
– a pumping action, the serial number of which could not be identified, and
– a stun gun;
contrary to Section 1 (3) (c) (v) of the Terrorism Prevention Act CAP 10, 2011 and punishable under Section 1 (2) of the Terrorism Prevention (Amendment) Act 2013.
* That you Jamiu Noah Oyetunj , Amudat Habibat Babatunde (adult), with others still at large, on or around the first day of July 2021, at the residence of Sunday Adeniyi Adeyemo (aka Sunday Igboho) in the Soka area of Ibadan, Oyo State within the jurisdiction of that The Honorable Tribunal had in your possession, without legal authority, 1,295 rounds of 7.62mm ammunition and 221 rounds of 5.56mm ammunition, contrary to Section 1 (3) (c) (v) of the Terrorism Prevention Act CAP 10, 2011 and punishable under Section 1 (2) of the Terrorism Prevention (Amendment) Act 2013.
* That you Jamiu Noah Oyetunj, Amudat Habibat Babatunde (adult) with others still at large, on or around on the first day of July 2021, at the residence of Sunday Adeniyi Adeyemo (aka Sunday Igboho) in the Soka area of Ibadan, Oyo State within the This Honorable Court’s jurisdiction has engaged in activities to prepare for the commission of terrorist acts contrary to Section 21 of the Prevention of Terrorism Act (Amendment) 2013 and punishable under the same section of the Act.
* That you Amudat Habibat Babatunde (f) adult from Okeare, Ibadan State, Oyo State, have used your Facebook account as a platform to promote terrorist activity contrary to Section 181 and 2) of the Prohibition of Cybercrime Act, 2015.
However, a date for their indictment has not been set.
In the hearing resumed on Wednesday in the fundamental rights lawsuit filed by the inmates against the SSS, the agency’s lawyer, Idowu Awo, told the court that a gang of armed thieves (commonly known as “one chance”, hijacked the case file of his colleague who came to court with it.
Awo said the thieves had snatched the case file from his colleague, who unknowingly got into their vehicle, adding that other items belonging to the unnamed colleague were stolen along with the case file.
He then prayed the court for an adjournment.
The applicant’s attorney, David Olowoniwa, initially objected to the SSS attorney’s motion for adjournment, but later admitted to the judge’s intervention.
Decision, Judge Eguwatu said, given that the court’s leave was due End went, he would return the case file to the chairman of the court for reassignment during the regular court session.