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The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that one Mrs Yetunde Osijo, a mother of three, was admitted to a bail of N100, 000 after she was accused of damaging a Toyota Corolla car belonging to the Ogudu Magistrate, Mrs Sule Amzat. Mrs Osijo was said to have driven off by her driver after the incident occurred on Monday at an area around Alapere-Ogudu inwards the Third Mainland Bridge. The Chief Magistrates’ Court 4, Ogba in Ikeja presided over by Mr A. Elias, under whose jurisdiction the accident occurred, gave the ruling on Tuesday.

She had pleaded not guilty to a two-count charge of dangerous driving causing damage and attempt to pervert the course of justice by escaping from the scene of a crime.

The offenses contravened Section 18 and 19 (1) of the Road Traffic Law of Lagos State, 2012 as well as Section 97 of the Criminal Law of Lagos State, 2011.osijo