“My lord, the case is for continuation of hearing for the prosecution. The defendant counsel approached us this morning explaining the circumstance for which his client could not be in court,” he said.
“Craving my indulgence since we have two dates for the hearing of this case, we have no problem, we agree to the proposal and if the defence counsel us that he would be here on the same date.”
On his part, the defence counsel, Olusegun Jolaawoz explained to the court why there was the need for an adjournment.
“We did inform the counsel that our client could not be able to be here because he is on remand.