UPDATE: Court Grants 5 Dowen College Students Behind Sylvester Oromoni's Death N1m Bail Each (Details)

Lagos court has granted bail to the five Dowen College students accused of beating 12-year-old Sylvester Oromoni after a conspiracy and homicide charge was made against them by the Police.

The minors have been remanded in a juvenile home since December 9, over the death of their schoolmate, Sylvester Oromoni were finally granted bail yesterday by a Chief Magistrates’ court in Yaba, Lagos.

The chief magistrate, Olatunbosun Adeola, who heard the bail application from the defendants’ counsel, ordered the defendants to produce two sureties each in like sum.

He noted that one of each of the defendants’ sureties must be their parent, who must swear an affidavit of compliance. 

The chief magistrate also ordered the defendants to submit their travel passports to the court and their residence be verified by the prosecutor, adding that they must be within 2km of their residence at all times.

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