Oyogist has learned that a Surulere Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State, has sentenced a 23-year-old man, Ibrahim Salisu, to six months imprisonment for stealing church property worth N300,000.
The Magistrate, Mrs M. I. Dan-Oni, convicted and sentenced Salisu who pleaded guilty to a count charge of stealing.
Dan-Oni, who gave no option of fine, sentenced the convict with hard labour.
Meanwhile, the convict, who resides at No. 9, Seriki St., Idi-Araba, Mushin, Lagos, was arraigned on July 9, on a charge of stealing.
A prosecutor, Insp Courage Ekhueorohan, told the court that Salisu committed the offence on June 2, at Deeper Christian Life Ministry, Opposite Aina Street, Surulere, Lagos.