TUNDE OYEBANJI AWOTOYE, J.C.A. (Delivering the Leading Judgment): This is the judgment in respect of the appeal filed by the appellant on 14/05/2015 against the decision of Kangiwa J. delivered on 23/2/2015.
The appellant was the 3rd accused at the lower Court. The charge against the 5 accused persons contain 3 counts which read as follows:-
"Charge No 1
That you Abdul Ra'??uf Bello '??M'?? Umaru Muhammad alias danladi Kura '?M'?? and Umaru Bawa alias Ma'aji 'M'?? on or about the 3rd day of December, 2008 at about 2300hrs along Birnin Kebbi Jega road within Birnin Kebbi judicial Division of High Court of Justice, agreed among yourselves to commit the offence of armed robbery on one Ibrahim Abubakar and same act was done in pursuance of your agreement thereby committed an offence punishable under Section 5 (b) of the Robbery and Firearms (Special Provisions) Act 1990 as amended .
Charge No 2
That you Abdul Ra'uf Bello 'M'?? Umaru Muhammad alias danladi Kura 'M' and Umaru Bawa alias Ma'…