Kwara - The accused was arraigned on a one-count charge of illegal possession of firearms in contravention of Section 3(1) of the Firearms (special provision) Act Cap R11 Laws of Nigeria 2004.
According to the charge sheet, the accused was arrested by a police surveillance patrol team while walking toward Texaco Petrol Station in Oja-Oba area with a black polythene bag.
It further said that a dismantled single barrel gun was discovered in the polythene bag while the accused could not give a satisfactory explanation on the fire arms.
The police prosecutor, Alhassan Jubril, urged the court to remand the accused in prison custody on the ground that the offence was not ordinarily bailable.
In her ruling, Magistrate Ibijoke Olawoyin ordered the remand of the accused at the Medium Security Prison at Mandala, Ilorin, and adjourned the case to July 18.