An undergraduate of the Lagos State University, Shittu Saheed , was on Wednesday arraigned before the Lagos State Special Offences Court in Ikeja for armed robbery and allegedly shooting one Oke Oscar in his manhood with a locally – made pistol .
Saheed was arraigned alongside five suspected members of the Aiye
Confraternity , Victor Otobo , Suleiman Musa, Ibrahim Kolade , Ayinla Muiz and Lateef Alowonle , on 11 counts bordering on conspiracy to commit robbery, armed robbery, attempted murder and causing grievous harm.
They pleaded not guilty to the charges .
It was gathered that the defendants committed the offences on September 14 , 2018 , around 8 . 40pm at the pipeline area on the LASU campus and also on October 2 and 4 , 2018, around 9 pm on Ahiawu Apeke Street in the Pipeline area of Okokomaiko .
The prosecutor , Olakunle Ligali , said the offences contravened sections 299 , 297 ( 2 )(a ), 230 (a ) and 245 of the Criminal Law , CH. C. 17 Vol. 3 , Laws of Lagos State , 2015 .
The charges read in part, “ That you , Shittu Saheed, Suleiman Musa, Ibrahim Kolade, Ayinla Muiz and Lateef Alowonle, at the Dubai Hotel , Pipeline area of Okokomaiko, did belong to an unlawful society called the
Aiye Confraternity or the Black Axe Movement.
“ That you , Victor Otobo , Shittu Saheed , Suleiman Musa, Ibrahim Kolade and Ayinla Muiz , on October 2 , 2018 , around 9 pm at Ahiawu Apeke Street, Pipeline , Okokomaiko , caused grievous harm on Oke Oscar by shooting him in his penis with a locally – made cut -to – size pistol . ”
The presiding judge, Justice Josephine Taiwo , adjourned the matter till December 18 , 2019 , for trial .
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