The Police on Wednesday arraigned Owede Bruno, the proprietor of Membership Victoria in Lagos.
He appeared earlier than an Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Courtroom for flouting COVID-19 guidelines.
The defendant faces a four-count cost bordering on dangerous act and disobedience, disobeying authorities order regarding COVID-19 and conduct prone to trigger breach of the peace.
Bruno, 42, pleaded “not responsible” when the fees have been learn to him.
The Prosecutor, DSP A. A. Adegoke, advised the courtroom that the defendant dedicated the offences on January 9.
Adegoke alleged that Bruno flouted COVID-19 guidelines by organising night time Disco, the place a lot of individuals have been in attendance.
The police officer mentioned the group didn’t preserve social distancing and have been with out their face masks.
The offences contravened Sections 123, 166, 168 and 411 of the Felony Legislation of Lagos State, 2015.
The Chief Justice of the Peace, Mrs O.G. Oghre, granted the defendant bail within the sum of N2 million with two sureties in like sum.
They should be gainfully employed and present proof of tax fee to the state authorities for the final three years.
One in all them should be Bruno’s blood relation, and have landed property inside the courtroom’s jurisdiction.
The defendant should take a COVID-19 take a look at and current earlier than the courtroom inside seven days.
Oghre adjourned the case till March 16 for point out.