Idoma Couple Cleared of Manslaughter


An Idoma couple, John Idoko and Mary Adakole of Ikota Housing Estate were found not guilty of the manslaughter of 32 year old Godspower Smart, who is Adakole’s brother in-law.

The couple who were standing trial along with another neighbour of theirs, Obinna Eze, were acquitted by Justice Raliatu Adebiyi of Ikeja High Court who agreed with the defence counsel that the prosecution failed to provide any concrete evidence that linked the three accused to the crime.

The deceased, who was an, died after falling and banging his head  when chased by Adakole & Eze following Smart’s flashing of his manhood at Adakole.

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