Today around 12noon, At the resume hearing of the criminal case at Court 13, Ebutte Metta Magistrate Court (Botanical Gardens) Lagos State against the accused person’s ; Johnny Bassey, Maria Bassey both appeared in court alongside their legal counsel today.
The plaintiff, Witness’s and its legal counsel were all present in the court.
The defence counsel told the Magistrate court that the accused person’s have reached settlement term’s with the claimant’s , who has accepted a land property at Igbesa, Ogun state.
The claimant’s interjected and told the court he nor his counsel never accepted such offer. Adding that the accused person’s have repeatedly betrayed the trust given to them previously and everything about the Bassey’s Lack element of truth.
In response to the claimant , the defense counsel said that the landed property was offered due to the inability of the buyer’s to pay up for the Land as expected. Hence, the reason the property’s was offered.
The plaintiff maintained his last statement on October 22, in the court room , where he declared that he doesn’t want any questionable property but the cash equivalent of the money.
The defence counsel earlier submission was countered by the claimant’s upset the magistrate following the explanation.
The Bassey’s family and their lawyer altitude was seriously frown at for failing to have good settlement term’s since the last adjourned date.
She lamented that when one of theaccused persons, Mary Bassey(the mother), was remanded in kirikiri Prison they were allover the Court room to secure her bail, because she has been released they are now unbothered to find way of paying the the 3million and leave the main mastermind fraudster , Johnny to be languishing in prison. She warned she will not hesitate to revoke the bail , if they continue to show unseriouness and commitment before the next appearance November 12, 2018.
Speaking further she said Johnny , had stayed for too long for his bail condition not to have been perfected ordered his counsel to ensure his release from the prison on or before October 31. To enable him to go and get the money and settle the claimant’s.
She warned that failure to pay the money before the next adjourned date, November 12, the trial will commence.