Nigeria Ex-International Boxer, Bashiru Ali (a.k.a.Bash Ali was arraigned on April 3, on a four-count charge bordering on criminal trespass, intentional insult, inciting public disturbance and refusal to make statement.
A Gudu Upper Area Court, Abuja, on Wednesday granted N100,000 bail to Bashiru Al docked for alleged criminal trespass.
The prosecutor, Oyeyemi Adeniyi,said the defendant forcefully entered the office without the minister’s invitation and intentionally insulted the minister of sport Solomon Dalung
He said that the defendant refused to make statement to the police when he was arrested. He added that the offences contravened Sections 348, 399, 114 and 143 of the Penal Code. The defendant denied committing the offences.
The judge, Alhaji Umar Kagarko, ordered the defendant to provide one surety in like sum that must reside within the court’s jurisdiction and adjourned the case till June 15 for further hearing,after the defence counsel, Mr Tajudeen Adegbite, applied for his bail on self-recognition.