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Kidnapping: Court Sentences Evans To 21-Year Imprisonment



The Ikeja Special Offences Court has sentenced notorious kidnapper, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, also known as Evans to 21-year imprisonment.

Evans was jailed on Monday alongside his co-defendant Victor Aduba, for kidnapping one Sylvanus Hafia.

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The judge, Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo held that the sentence would serve as a deterrent to other aspiring kidnappers.

They were accused of conspiring and kidnapping Sylvanus Ahanonu Hafia at about 5:30 pm on June 23, 2014, at Kara Street, Amuwo Odofin in Lagos and were alleged to have captured and detained Hafia and demanded a ransom of $2m.

But they pleaded not guilty to the four-count charge.

Details later…

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