There was distress at Ikeja High court on Thursday May 11/2017, A witness who came to testify over the case slumped at the court, just before testifying in front of the judge Justice O.A. Olayinka in a land dispute case.
“Before the case was called for trial, he started coughing and gasping and had to leave the courtroom.
He was vomiting a lot of blood and onlookers were scared to go near him.
He collapsed on the corridors of the courtroom and a medical team came in an ambulance to take body away.
His lawyer informed Justice Olayinka of his client’s death and she immediately stopped proceedings for the day,” a witness said.
clots of blood were seen on the corridors of the courtroom as well as the blood-stained shirt and leather slippers of the deceased.”
Now who wants to stand as a witness again ?