Chief Adinlewa Adeniyi, Igoba’s Obalogun, in Ondo State’s Akure North Local Government Area, has been arraigned before an Ondo State High Court for suspected forgery and breach of peace.
On 27 July 2019, Chief Adinlewa and two others, Chief Adegbola Omoye and Chief Adelana Aderemi, allegedly claimed to be the owners of Elemo of Igoba estate, intending to obtain N100,000 from Mr Emmanuel Bankole Ojuola.
They were also alleged to have unlawfully sanctioned one Michael Olusanya Ojuola ‘s entry into a portion of land in actual and peaceful possession.
Prosecutors pleaded not guilty.
At the amount of N500,000 each, Justice Bode Adegbehingbe granted them bail with a security that must be a tax payer.
The trial was adjourned for hearing until 6 June 2020.