81 year-old man bags 25 years imprisonment for murder


A 81-year-old retired military man identified as Richard Ogunboyo, was sentenced to 25 years imprisonment by an Ado-Ekiti State High  Court, for killing one Felix Esan.

Ogunboyo, who was the head of a vigilante group in Iyin Ekiti, was said to have committed the offence on December 15, 2016, in the community.

Justice Lekan Ogunmoye, in his judgement, said the charge of murder against the convict could not be substantiated, but a case of manslaughter was established.

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