Adamu And 10 Others In Court.

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Adamu Eze and 10 co-accused persons were yesterday arraigned in court, almost six months after they were arrested in Kono and detained at the Male Correctional Centre on Pademba Road for allegedly obstructing the police and medical personnel in Koidu city, Kono district, who were on the verge of transporting a suspected Ebola patient, Eze’s mother, to a treatment centre.

The accused persons – Adamu Eze, Kalilu Fofanah, Emmanuel Gborie, Alie Bangura, Patrick Kamara, Muctaru Rogers, Aiah Komba, Tamba Tanda, Samuel Sahr Sandy, Karim Bayoh and Joseph Gborie – were arraigned at the Freetown Magistrates’ Court No.1 presided over by Magistrate Komba Kamanda on five counts of conspiracy, obstruction, riotous conducts, disorderly behaviours and malicious damage.

According to the prosecution, the accused on Tuesday, 21 October, 2014 along Post Office Road in Koidu city in the Tankoro Chiefdom, Kono district, Eastern Province, conspired with other unknown persons to obstruct police and medical personnel who were executing their lawful duty.The prosecution informed the court that first accused (Adamu Eze) on the same date maliciously damaged a Yamaha motorcycle with registration No. SLP 754, valued Le6 million, being property of the Sierra Leone Police.