Four commercial motorcyclists, popularly known as ‘Okada’ who attacked Justice Ogbogo Ejembi of the Otukpo High Court, Bennue State, have been arraigned for criminal conspiracy, criminal trespass and serious assault.
The incident which took place on August 08, 2012,had it that on Justice Ogbogo Ejemb way to the State High Court Complex, his vehicle was hit at the rear by one Agbo Athanasius, and Okada man, but judge who decided to ignore the issue, and was headed to the high court was flagged down by a traffic warden, immediately he was given a passage, the four Okada men pursued and caught up with him and beat him up mercilessly., an eye witness narrated.
Benue State Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO, DSP Daniel Ezeala, stated that even the traffic warden was implicated in the matter and he is currently undergoing orderly room trial
The matter has been charged to Makurdi Chief Magistrate Court presided over by Mrs.Theresa Wergba.
The accused person pleaded not guilty and matter adjourned