A sex workerat a Night club in Lagos has been arraigned in court for allegedly slicing the face of her colleague with a razor blade as they fought over a male client.
The lady identified as Augustine Loveth was reported to have gone for her night trade at a night club to hustle for clients. But at the club, she was allegedly dislodged by another lady identified as Motanrayo Fatai.
Loveth was reported to have been enraged at Motunrayo as she seemed to be the lady of interest to most of the clients. A fight erupted and in the process of fighting, Loveth reportedly brought out a razor blade from her bag and sliced part of Motunrayo’s eye. She bled profusely and was rushed to a hospital.
The incident happened at a popular Royale Club located at Oba Akran Avenue in Ikeja, Lagos where both went to hustle for male clients.It was gathered that both lost the client but Loveth was arrested thereafter.
It was gathered that trouble really started after a client caused a rift between them which resulted in both engaging in hot exchange of words and in the process, Loveth injured her with a razor blade when it was obvious she couldn’t empower her opponent in the fight
Loveth was charged before a Lagos Magistrates court sitting in Ogba for assault.
She however pleaded not guilty.
The prosecutor, Akeem Raji requested that the court should give her bail that will enable her to come to court for trial in the interest of justice.
he Presiding Magistrate, Mr. T.O. Shomade granted Loveth bail in the sum of N100, 000 with two sureties in the like sum. She was remanded in prison custody pending when she will be able to perfect her bail condition.
The matter was adjourned till 6 March, 2018.