Olawale Emmanuel was charged for stealing sometime in 2020. After his arraignment in the Magistrate court, he was brought to court on the next adjournment and since then he was kept in prison because he had no legal representation and no one would help with his adjournment dates.

In April, 2021, the Flemer project visited the Kirikiri medium prison and fortunately, we met him, he shared his story and we took up his case. On the 5th of July, 2021, he was represented by one of the Flemer’s volunteer lawyers and fortunately, he was discharged