Babbar Kotu dake da zama a Akure, jihar Ondo, ranar Alhamis ta yiwa wasu ‘yan Fashi 3 hukuncin kisa, ciki hadda 2 wanda ‘yan uwan junane.
Mai shari’a, Yemi Fasanmi ne ya yanke wannan hukunci bayan samun wanda ake zargi da laifin kwacen waya da kudi ta hanyar Amfani da Bindiga.
Ya bada umarnin cewa a rataye masu laifin har sai sun mutu, wanda aka samu da laifin sune, Ovie Nana Friday, Sunday Isaac da Lucky Isaac.
Sun aikata laifinne ranar 11 ga watan Disamba na shekarar 2013 inda suka tare hanya suka kwacewa mutane kayan amfani da dama.
A shekarar 2014 ne aka kamasu kuma aka fara shari’a. Alkalin da ya yanke musu hukunci yace an samesu da laifi bisa shaidun da aka gabatar wa kotu.
Fasanmi pronounced that the two brothers and one other convict, Ovie Nana Friday, should be hanged to death, Tribune reports.
The two brothers, who claimed to be farmers, and Ovie an Okada rider, armed with dangerous weapons on December 11, 2013, allegedly robbed many residents of Bolorunduro, Ondo and carted away their properties, including a motorcycle.
The three accused were arrested in 2014 and were first arraigned by the state on a five-count charge which included conspiracy and serial robberies, but the charges were amended to six by the leave of the court vide the Amendment information in April 2019.
The offences for which they were docked are contrary to and punishable under the criminal laws of the state and robbery and firearms laws of the federation.
The prosecution, led by the Chief Legal Officer in the Ondo State Ministry of Justice, Olusegun Akeredolu, called four witnesses and tendered confessional statements of the accused admitted after trial within trial.
The defendants, represented by Mr Samson Iluyemi, gave evidence for themselves but tendered no exhibit.
In his judgement, Justice Fasanmi said the court was convinced beyond doubts that the three accused were guilty and were sentenced to death by hanging.