Vulcanizer to die by hanging over N57k robbery proceeds


A vulcanizer, identified as Chidozie Onyinchiz has been sentenced to death by hanging for robbing a nurse of N57,000 in Lagos.

The 32-year-old was convicted and sentenced to an Ikeja Special Offences Court presided over by Justice Mojisola Dada.

Justice Dada held that the prosecution had proved the three-count charge of conspiracy, armed robbery and membership of an unlawful society against Onyinchiz.

Dada said the convict’s attempt escape of the charges was futile.