Former Lagos State Police Public Relations Officer, Ngozi Braide, has reportedly been robbed by her driver; one Mr Philip Jonathan who burgled her bedroom and carted away her belongings and foreign currency worth about N10m.
The incident reportedly happened at her home in the Maryland of Lagos where Ngozi lived with her family. The 38-year old driver, targeted Braide when she was not around. He then broke into her room, stole those items and escaped.
Jonathan allegedly stole cash of three thousand Dollars valued at N1.1m, 2 gold chains worth N2.8m, a diamond ring worth N3.6m and other valuables put in total at about N10m. The theft was reported to the operatives of FSARS who trailed Jonathan and arrested him.
It has not been disclosed if the police recovered the items after the suspect was arrested but he was charged before Ikeja Magistrates court for conspiracy and stealing.
He however pleaded not guilty after all the charges were read to him.
The Presiding Magistrate, Mrs. O. Sule-Amzat granted him bail in the sum of N250,000 with two sureties in like sum.
He was remanded in prison custody pending when he will perfect his bail condition. The matter was adjourned till 25th October 2018.