A Yaba Chief Magistrates’ was Tuesday informed that the legal advice from the Director of Public Prosecution DPP, over the trial of a Denmark Citizen Peter Nielsen who allegedly murdered his wife Zainab Nielsen and daughter Petra Nielsen to be moved to the High Court has been issued.
The officer in charge of legal department at Panti Mr Effiong Asuquo said that the DPP, gave an approval for his trial at the High Court.
The legal advice reads : I am directed to acknowledge receipt of your letter with reference number CB: 3514/ LSX/ D4/ Volume 5/ 11, dated 14 April 2018.
And the accompanying duplicate case file forwarded to this office for legal advice.” ”
After carefully considering the facts available in the duplicate case file, this office is of the considered opinion that a prima facie case of murder contrary to Sections 223, of the criminal law CH. C17. Vol 3 Laws of Lagos State, 2015, exists against the suspect page B1, Peter Nielsen.”