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An Ekiti State High Court presided by Justice Olukayode Ogundana of has sentenced one Ajakaiye Toyin to death by hanging for killing one Afe Omoniyi, a commercial Motorcyclist, (Okada driver) on 23/08/2018 along Agbado/Ode Ekiti road.

Court records said the Okada driver conveyed the convict from Agbado-Ekiti on the fateful day to his farm, along Ode -Ekiti road, on an agreed transportation fare of #150.00.

On getting to the farm, the convict offered the Okada man #200.00 and demanded a N100.00 change to which the Okada man objected and gave him a N50.00 change.

A fight thereafter ensued and the convict strangulated the Okada man to death by tying a rope around his neck, he also dug a shallow grave and buried him.

The Director of Public Prosecutions, Julius Ajibare, who prosecuted the case for the State, called 4 witnesses and tendered 7 exhibits to prove the case beyond a reasonable doubt.

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