An Akure Magistrates’ Court, on Tuesday ordered the remand of a 27 -year-old labourer, Paul Agbor at the Olokuta Correctional Centre, for allegedly killing one John Udor, 25, with a machete in Ondo state.
The police charged Agbor, who lives in Oke-Igbo, with murder.
According to her, the defendant macheted the victim, Udor on his head, right hand which eventually resulted to his death.
The plea of the defendant was not taken.
The prosecutor prayed the court to remand the defendant to the correctional centre pending the issuance of advice from the Directorate of Public Prosecutions (DPP).
The defendant confessed in the open court that he attacked the victim in self defense.
Magistrate Folashade Aduroja, after ordering the remand directed that the case file be forwarded to DPP for advice and adjourned till September 1 for mention.