Court denies Ex-LG vice chair, boss, Kehinde Ashekun, bail application over alleged drug trafficking

A Lagos Federal High Court, today, denied Mr. Kehinde Sakiru Ashekun, a former Vice Chairman of Lagos Island East Local Council Development Area (LCDA), who is standing trial before the court for alleged exportation of 1.0 kilogrammes of Cocain, bail. Justice Ayokunle Olayinka Faji, dismissed Ashekun’s bail application of lacking in merit. Equally, the court also dismissed a fundamental rights enforcement suit, filed by the embattled Ex-Council Chief against the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), also for being abandoned as argued by the prosecutor, Mr. Abu Ibrahim. Ashekun popularly…

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