Two weeks ago, Valid Updates reliably gathered and reported that Peter Okoye of defunct Psquare, popularly known as Mr. P, among many other Nigerian celebrities, have vowed to arrest a boy who reportedly beat up his pregnant girlfriend in a viral video, while in company of 3 other friends who made little or no efforts to stop him.
Sequel to this, the said main suspect, Junior and 3 of his accomplices were over the weekend arraigned before a magistrate court in Makurdi, the Benue state capital, by the prosecuting Police officer, DSP Hyacinth Gbakor, on charges bothering on Criminal Conspiracy, Assault and Causing Hurt to the plaintiff, miss Dooshima Ella Terwase, which according to the First Information Report (FIR), is punishable under Section 97, 266 and 247 of the Penal Code Law of Benue State 2004.
However, the defendants, Moses Chiuta also known as Junior, Tosin Oyesanya, Precious Oyesanya and Emmanuel Obaje pleaded not guilty to the charges leveled against them.
Meanwhile, the Presiding Chief Magistrate, His Worship Isaac Ajim, turned down oral application for the bail of the accused persons, and further directed the defence counsel to file a formal application for bail if it must be considered.
The suspects have since been remanded at the Makurdi Correction Center while the police continues with further investigations.
“I told y’all i wasn’t going to sleep on this. Well, all 4 have been arrested and charged to court. We are to protect our women at all cost. So let’s be guided with due respect” an excited Peter Okoye wrote when news reached him that all four suspects have been charged to court and arraigned.
Recall that the accused four are the boys in the viral video of a boy mercilessly beating up his supposed girlfriend who went to inform him that she was pregnant for him.
Watch viral video in which miss Ella Dooshima Terwase was mercilessly beaten below: