Maybe he thinks it is easier to rob God, who wouldn’t arrest you with any law enforcement officer, but this was not the case for Elochukwu Nnoruga, who is alleged of stealing N214,000 church money.
The 23-year-old parishioner was on Wednesday arraigned before Sir Ade Adefulire of the Tinubu Magistrate Court, Lagos, for alleged stealing the money from church tithe box.
The accused who is facing a one-count charge of theft was said to have committed the offence on Aug. 14 at St. Patrick Catholic Church, Idumaigbo, Lagos.
that the accused committed the offence on Aug. 14 at about 2 p.m., at St. Patrick Catholic Church, Idumaigbo, Lagos.
Prosecutor Ben Ekundayo said the offence contravened Section 285 of the Criminal Law of Lagos State, 2011.
The Magistrate, Mr Ade Adefulire, adjourned the case till Aug. 23 for facts and sentencing after Nnoruga pleaded guilty to the charge.