By Victor Adeoti
Osogbo (NAN) A High Court Judge in Iwo, Osun State, Justice Moshood Adeigbe, on Monday sentenced two men, Sunday Ishaih, and his friend, Akeem Lamidi, to death by hanging for armed robbery.
The duo were arraigned earlier on a two-count charge of conspiracy to commit robbery and armed robbery
Adeigbe in his ruling said that the state prosecutor had proven his case beyond any reasonable doubt.
He said that it was established that the duo committed the robbery offences.
The judge, therefore, pronounced the duo guilty and sentenced them to death by hanging.
Earlier, the state Prosecuting Counsel, Mr Bamidele Salawu, told court that the defendants on May 2, 2012, armed with guns, invaded the residence of one Mrs Aladete at Asabi Okin in Iwo.