Photos: Taxi Driver Who Ran Over LASTMA Officer In Ketu Lagos Remanded In Prison

taxi driver ran over lastma official

August 23, 2016 – Pictures: Taxi Driver Who Ran Over LASTMA Officer In Ketu Lagos Remanded In Prison

Agbariko Sunday, the Taxi driver who allegedly ran his seized car over an official of the Lagos State Transport Management Authority (LASTMA) last Monday has been remanded in prison custody until the official’s health improves.

29-year-old Sunday was arraigned on a 4-count charge bordering on grievous harm .An Ogudu Magistrates’ Court had, in a ruling, suspended hearing on the bail application of the accused until the health condition of the official was ascertained.

The driver, who drove his Nissan Primera marked FKJ 762 QX, allegedly broke the leg of the officer, Olayemi Isiaka, while trying to escape from LASTMA office in Ketu.

taxi driver breaks lastma official leg

Agbariko was arrested by a LASTMA official for alleged reckless and dangerous driving and also for violating some sections of the state Traffic Law.

According to the prosecutor, Sergeant Ihiehie Lucky, the accused, who lives at Iju-Ishaga, a Lagos suburb, committed the offence last Monday.

He said:

“Solaja was doing his job when the accused, with intent to `steal’ his impounded vehicle, drove over Solaja’s right leg, injuring him. “The victim, now at the verge of losing his right leg, is currently hospitalised.

“The incident took place at the LASTMA office, Zone 32, Ketu. The car was impounded at the LASTMA office, Ketu and the keys were seized from him. “Unknown to them, the accused had a spare key and after a while, he sneaked into the LASTMA compound to steal his vehicle.”

6 thoughts on “Photos: Taxi Driver Who Ran Over LASTMA Officer In Ketu Lagos Remanded In Prison

  1. see person oo.. what makes you think you can cure headache by cutting off the head… you will surely rot in jail no doubt.. the LASTMA also must be very careful of such incident in future (security wise)

  2. From the way this leg looks after the accident, even if it gets healed, the man may never walk normal with that leg in his life again.
    Wish him a quick recovery.

    Its obvious that the said driver is not even remorseful for his action judging from the frown on his face. He thinks himself a hero right now but we shall see who laughs last.

    Still strolling…

  3. Kai,this man is doomed,what can they do for this criminal that could balance this man’s leg, after all he wouldn’t die in prison,and they can’t judge him death. I feel pity for this man ooooooooooo

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