MOJEED ADEKUNLE OWOADE, J.C.A. (Delivering the Leading Judgment): This is an appeal against the decision/Ruling of the Honourable Justice A. O. Ogunlade delivered in Suit No. HOS/7C/2012 on 16th November, 2012 in the Osogbo Judicial Division of the High Court of Osun State.
The Appellants were charged by way of complaint on five count charge of advance fee fraud, stealing and conspiracy before the High Court of Osun State on 5/4/2012. In the pendency of the charge, on 5/6/2012, Mr. Kehinde Adesiyan of Counsel to the Appellants brought a motion on Notice praying the Court for the following orders.
1. An order quashing the five counts of conspiracy to obtain through false pretence, fraud, stealing inducement contained in the complaints against the 1st Accused person and others on the 5th April 2012 as it related to the 1st Accused person.
2. And for such further or other orders as this Honourable Court shall deem fit to make in the circumstance of this case.
The grounds upon which the appli…