The accused persons were later ordered to be remanded in Abolongo correctional facility in Oyo town.
The 7 accused persons identified as Tajudeen Oladunni, 50; Saburi Lawal, 37; Ojo Joshua, 25; Adekunle Olanrewaju, 38; Olagunju James, 24; Rasaq Yahya, 32 and Olaide Olawuyi, 20 were arraigned on six counts bordering on conspiracy, arson and murder.
According to the prosecution counsel, Foluke Oladosu, the suspects conspired with others, at large, to commit the offence on February 12, at about 10 a.m., at Shasha market, Ibadan.
She also alleged that the suspects set fire on two houses, belonging to Adelabu Ibrahim and caused N50 million damage, burnt down a house, belonging to Osuolale Akindele and destroyed property worth N20 million.
The Magistrate I.O. Osho, did not take the plea of the suspects for want in jurisdiction.