ADEGOKE: COURT ADJOURNS HEARING OF OAU STUDENT’S MURDER CASE.
Written by awawa on March 22, 2022
An Osun State High Court in Osogbo has adjourned the murder trial of a postgraduate student of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Timothy Adegoke.
At the resumed hearing on Monday, the presiding Judge and Chief Justice of Osun State High Court, Adepele Ojo, granted the defence counsel’s request to move its no-case submission, and adjourned hearing in the matter till March 25.
Ojo, however, asked the prosecution counsel, M. Amosun, to swiftly respond to all the defence counsel’s written and oral addresses in their no-case submission within four days of receipt of same.
While adjourning the case, the judge ordered all four defence counsel in the case, to file a separate no-case submission each, within the stipulated time.
You would recall the Chairman of Hilton Hotel, Ile-Ife, Dr Rahmon Adedoyin, and six others, have been on trial over the alleged murder of Adegoke Thimoty who lodged at Hilton Hotel, Mayfair , Ile Ife where he met his untimely death under a suspicious and gruesome circumstances.