There was a light drama at Ojo Magistrate Court in Ojo Local Government Area of Lagos State on Friday as a woman slapped a person in court and she or he was despatched to Kirikiri Prisons for contempt of court.
The younger girl, Adaeze Eleonu, was the complainant in a cellphone theft case involving her neighbour, one Chinedu Esemeneh, who was arraigned in court.
However, the case turned full circle as the woman was additionally remanded for shedding her mood and slapping the person even because the court was in session.
Both events, who are usually not actual lovers, have been mentioned to have met at a lodge in Ojo space on association by a lodge attendant to have enjoyable. As they have been served drinks, the woman reportedly complained that her cellphone jammed and requested the person to assist her to activate it.
Chinedu, whereas attempting to deactivate the cellphone, excused himself and allegedly disappeared with the cellphone, a Techno model price N45, 000.
The man was arrested after two weeks and arraigned in court. The presiding Justice of the Peace of the court, Ademola Adesanya, whereas treating the case, requested the woman, who had already recovered her cellphone to say what she wished the court to do for her.
The girl mentioned she wished the court to deal ruthlessly with the person and educate him a lesson.
As the case was being adjourned, the woman, who was livid on the sight of the younger man, determined to show him the lesson by herself and landed a heavy slap on the person’s face.
The violent act by the woman attracted the Justice of the Peace’s consideration, who instantly remanded her in Kirikiri Prisons until the subsequent listening to.