The Nigerian Correctional Service on Monday gave the prime suspect, Chidinma Ojukwu, of the homicide of the SuperTelevision boss, Usifo Ataga, a particular remedy.
Chidinma who was with out handcuffs, was put within the entrance seat of a blue Toyota Camry and brought away by the jail officers.
The automotive with a Lagos quantity plate EPE671BD had tinted black glasses.
They reportedly adopted a inexperienced jail bus which was used to convey the opposite prisoners.
Chidinma was stated to have appeared forward because the automotive entrance home windows winded down, and sped out of the courthouse car parking zone.
Meanwhile, the Prison Spokesperson, Rotimi Oladokun, stated there was a motive for the particular remedy given to the accused girl.
He acknowledged that as a safety measure, the Correctional Service typically offers a particular transportation for prime profile circumstances.
“It’s not the usual practice. It was a security diversion. It is a high profile case, so it was part of our security diversion. It was just to create a diversion,” he stated.
Following an utility by police counsel, Cyril Ejiofor, the Chief Magistrate Adebayo nevertheless, ordered the remand of Chidinma and her co-defendant for 30 days.
They had been accused of conspiracy to kill the Super TV boss, Ataga, and steal his belongings together with laptop computer, telephones, and a sum of N3.8million.
The courtroom adjourned until September 6, for assessment of remand and Directorate of Public Prosecution’s Advice (DPP)’s recommendation.
In a separate continuing, the police additionally arraigned Chidinma’s father Mr Onoh Ojukwu, and 4 others on expenses together with obstruction of justice and receiving of stolen property.