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A Mag­is­trate Court in Makurdi on Thurs­day or­dered that three brothers who al­legedly killed their 50-year-old fa­ther, be re­manded in a cor­rec­tional cen­tre pend­ing le­gal ad­vice. The po­lice charged Ter­he­men, Nguher and Terkuma Ior­laha with crim­i­nal con­spir­acy and cul­pa­ble homi­cide pun­ish­able un­der sec­tions 97 and 222 of the Pe­nal Code Laws of Benue, 2004. Mag­is­trate J.K. Akoso, did not take the plea of the brothers, for want of ju­ris­dic­tion and ad­journed the mat­ter un­til Nov. 9 for fur­ther men­tion. (NAN)

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