By Adebisi Onanuga
An Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court on Thursday remanded a 48-year-old dismissed policeman, Edwin Apalowo Ola, for allegedly killing a 27-year-old-man, Malik Mohammed, at a night club, Crest Inn Club, Oshodi.
When the defendant was brought before the court, Chief Magistrate M.A. Ajiferuke, did not take his plea.
Magistrate Ajiferuke ordered that Ola be remanded at the Nigeria Correctional Services custody for 30 days, pending advice from the Lagos State Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP).
Prosecuting Insp. Raphael Donney, had earlier told the court that the defendant committed the offence on November 29 at about 8.05 pm at the Club located on Balogun Street, Oshodi.
He alleged that the dismissed police inspector shot Mohammed with a gun on the head, causing him instant death.
Magistrate Ajiferuke has adjourned the case until January 27, 2020.
It would be recalled that the dismissed police inspector was among a team of policemen who were dispatched to…