Tears, Sorrow, Grieve As Slain Lawyer, Bolanle Raheem, Buried In Lagos + Photos ✓✓ The Scoper Media

    Bolanle Raheem, the Nigerian lawyer, who was shot dead on Christmas Day in Lagos, has been buried.

The funeral service of Mrs Raheem took place at the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Olive branch parish, Banana Island area of Lagos on Tuesday, January 17, 2023

A service of songs was held on Monday before her burial Tuesday.

Meanwhile, the trial of the Assistant Superintendent of Police, Drambi Vandi, accused of killing her has commenced at the Lagos State High Court, Tafawa Balewa Square annex, on Monday.

Recall that the prime suspect in the killing of Lagos-based pregnant lawyer, Mrs Omobolanle Raheem, an Assistant Superintendent of Police, Drambi Vandi, was arraigned before a Lagos High Court, sitting at the Tafawa Balewa Square, TBS, for murder.

In a one-count charge filed before the court, the Lagos State Government alleged that Vandi shot and killed Mrs Raheem in the Ajah area of the state, on December 25, 2022.

After the charge was read in court, Vandi pleaded not guilty to the allegation.

Lagos State Attorney-General, Moyosore Onigbanjo, who is prosecuting the case, subsequently told the court that the state was ready to commence trial and that they have a witness in court.

The defence counsel, Mr Adetokunbo Odutola, who did not oppose the application, called for an accelerated hearing.

Thereafter, a Police Inspector, Matthew Ameh was invited to the witness box

He pleaded not guilty to the one count of murder, that he’s facing.

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