A 32-year-old driver employed by former President Olusegun Obasanjo's wife has been arrested for stealing.

Joseph Osunbo was apprehended with his boss' SUV at Igando area where he went to visit his family.

The Benue State-born chauffeur allegedly defrauded the victims, Chinenye Uzoka and Sabina Onyebueze who gave him the motorcycles on hire purchase before he ran way with the bikes since 2015.

Unknown to him the police and the victims have been trailing him and they eventually nabbed him.

He was taken to Igando police Division where his boss, Mrs Obasanjo came to retrieve her vehicle seized by the police. Osunbor was charged to court with stealing under the Criminal Code.
 
He pleaded not guilty. The presiding Magistrate, Akeem Fashola granted him bail in the sum of N50,000 with two sureties in like sum.

Osunbor was remanded in prison pending when he perfects his bail condition.
 
The matter was adjourned till 25 June 2017.