A man accused of attempting to abduct a bank manager has been arraigned before the Abuja Upper Area Court sitting in Gudu.
A.O Urom, the prosecutor, told the court that the defendant, Ahmed Mohammed, conspired with Abdullahi Aliyu and Ebuka, all presently at large, and trespassed into the bank’s premises with the intention to abduct Augustine Rogers, the managing director of the bank.
Urom said that when the manager suspected foul play, he alerted the bank’s security men who came to his rescue.
When the three-count charges of criminal conspiracy, trespass and attempt to commit an offence of abduction were read to the defendant, he pleaded not guilty.
The defense counsel, M. Ibrahim, urged the court to admit his client to bail in the most liberal terms.
The judge, Umar Kagarko, granted the accused bail in the sum of N300, 000 and a surety in like sum and adjourned the case to November 2, 2016, for hearing.
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