A man named Ibrahim Ibuoye is alleged to have trespassed on the farmland of former president Olusegun Obasanjo, has been arraigned before an Ogun State Magistrate Court in Ota.
Sixty-year-old Ibuoye pleaded not guilty to the four-count charge bordering on the forceful entry, causing damages breach of peace and conspiracy.
Inspector Rosemary Samson, the police prosecutor told the sitting court that the accused and other suspects that were yet to be apprehended committed the crime on the 26th of August, 2020 when they invaded Obasanjo Farm Limited, Ogun state.
Samson said that they were armed with dangerous weapons and forcefully made their way into the farm.
She further dated that they destroyed a Honda Accord car. She said that the offences contravened Sections 81, 390(9), 451 and 517 of the Criminal Code Laws of Ogun State,2006.
The court sitting was presided by Magistrate B.S Abdulsalam, who granted the defendant a bail of 500,000 and two sureties in like sum.
The case was adjourned to September 14.