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Finally, Billionaire Kidnapper Evans Gets New Lawyer

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Suspected billionaire kidnap, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, popularly called Evans, has finally gotten a new lawyer after 108 days.

Evans is facing trial at a Lagos High Court in Igbosere, Lagos Island.

The kidnapper is facing a seven-count charge of murder, attempted murder, conspiracy to kidnap and selling of firearms alongside Joseph Ikenna Emeka, 29, Chiemeka Arinze, 39, Udeme Frank Upong, 43.

Since January 31 when his former lawyers Olukoy Ogungbeje and Chino Obiagwu (SAN) withdrew from the case following disagreements, Evans had been without a counsel.

However, the suspected kidnapper has acquired the services of R.B.C Eke to defend him in court.

He is the suspect’s third lawyer since his arraignment in 2017.


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Ogbolu George is a graduate of Mass Communication from the University of Benin. He loves politics, is a movie addict and a die-hard Arsenal fan. George is a Senior Content Creator at Naija News.