For allegedly killing his uncle, a Chief Magistrates’ Court in Osogbo on Friday remanded a 22-year-old man, Ismaila Fatai, in Ilesa prison.

Fatai was said to have hit his uncle on the head with firewood during an altercation during a family meeting.

Fatai is facing a one count charge of murder and his plea was not taken. The Prosecutor, Supol Mireti Wilson, had told the court that the accused committed the offence which contravened Sections 319(1) of the Criminal Code cap 34 vol.11 laws of Osun, 2003 on February 3 at about 9:30 a.m.

The case was adjourned till April 27 for mention by the Magistrate, Mr. Olusola Aluko, who remanded the accused in prison.