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Court convicts three ex-police officers, commits one to jail

2017 Eid – El-Fitr: Prayer in Borno State

An Oyo State High Court sitting in Ibadan, has convicted three former police officers, and sentenced one of them to three years in jail for collecting bribe from an armed robbery suspect, Badmus Akojode. In a statement signed by the spokesperson to the commission, Rasheedat Okoduwa, the ICPC disclosed that the convicted officers are Tajudeen […] …

Court rules on suit challenging sack of ex-NIA boss Oct 12

Billionaire kidnapper, Evans, sues IGP

ABUJA—The National Industrial Court, NIC, sitting in Abuja yesterday slated October 12 to deliver judgement in a suit the former Acting Director General of the National Intelligence Agency, NIA, Mr. Mohammed Duada, filed to challenge his sack by the Federal Government.
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Court orders Enugu Attorney General, prison officials to produce detained MASSOB members

An Enugu Magistrate Court yesterday ordered the state Attorney General and the Nigeria Prisons Service (NIS) to produce members of the Ralph Uwazurike-led Biafra Independent Movement (BIM) in court. About 32 BIM members were arrested on May 22, 2018 during their celebration of Biafra anniversary in Enugu and were subsequently arraigned on treason charges. However, […] …

Kalu, others re-arraigned over alleged N7.1 billion fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) yesterday re-arraigned former Governor Orji Kalu of Abia State before the Federal High Court, Lagos State. Re-arraigned alongside Kalu on an amended charge were former Commissioner of Finance in the state, Udeh Udeogu, and Slok Nigeria Limited. Having pleaded not guilty to the charges, the court allowed them […] …

Court awards N600,000 cost against PDP over Ogun leadership crisis

The Court of Appeal in Lagos has struck out an application by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) seeking to relist its appeal challenging a lower court judgment that validated the Ogun State chapter executive led by Adebayo Dayo. It awarded N600, 000 costs against the party to be paid to former chairman Alhaji Ali-Modu Sheriff, […]
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Court admits herbalist to N500,000 bail

An Igbosere Magiatrates’ Court in Lagos on Tuesday admitted a 36-year-old herbalist, Ahmed Ifakunle, who allegedly swindled his customer to the tune of N170,000, to bail in the sum of N500, 000.
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Court remands alleged killer of ex-Ondo deputy governor’s daughter

An Akure Chief Magistrates’ Court on Monday remanded 27- year-old Seidu-Shakiru Adeyemi in Olokuta prison for allegedly killing his 25-year-old girlfriend, Khadijat Oluboyo. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Khadijat, the daughter of a former deputy governor of Ondo State, Alhaji Lasisi Oluboyo, was a final year student of Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko. […] …

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