Woman in court for allegedly pouring hot water on neighbour

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A 36 -year-old woman, Josephine Omolu, has been brought before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court for allegedly pouring hot water on a neighbour for greeting her husband.

The Prosecutor, ASP Clifford Ogu, told the court that the defendant committed the offence on March 26 at Agbotikuyo, Agege, Lagos.

Ogu stated that the defendant unlawfully scalded her neighbour, Mrs Blessing Christopher with hot water.

He alleged that the defendant attacked the complainant after she greeted her husband.

He disclosed that the complainant is currently on admission being treated
Omolu, who resides at Agege, Lagos, pleaded not guilty to a count charge of grievous harm levelled against her.

The Magistrate Mr J.A Adegun granted the defendant bail in the sum of N50,000 with one surety in like sum.

He ordered that the surety should be gainfully employed and show evidence of two years tax payment to the Lagos State Government.

The case was adjourned till April 29 for mention.

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