Two sex workers clashed and engaged in a public brawl over clients in Ikeja area of Lagos, the fight later led to one of them being hospitalized.
According to reports, the sex workers identified as, Charity and Joy went to Ikeja in search for clients and when a particular client eventually arrived in the evening, they struggled to win his attention and in the process has a disagreement which made the client to drive off.
The matter did’t end there as the disagreement degenerated to physical fighting between them in the public glare.
During the public brawl, Charity used a sharp object to injure Joy and she was rushed to an undisclosed hospital.
The matter was reported to the police at Ikeja Division and Charity was arrested. After interrogation, the police found her culpable and charged her before the Ogba Magistrates Court for assault.
She pleaded not guilty.
The prosecutor, Inspector Benson Emerhi, did not oppose her being granted bail and asked the court for a date for hearing on the matter.
The Presiding Magistrate, Mrs. O. Sule-Amzat, granted her bail in the sum of N50,000 with one surety in like sum.
She was remanded in prison custody pending when she will perfect her bail conditions. The matter was adjourned till 28th February, 2019.