You are here
Home > Court (Page 2)

Oshiomhole asks Court to dismiss suit seeking to investigate him

The former governor of Edo state, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole on Wednesday asked the Federal High Court, Abuja to dismiss the suit seeking to compel the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to commence criminal investigation against him for lacking in merit. Oshiomhole, in a preliminary objection to the suit filed by an Edo State based […]
The post Oshiomhole asks Court to dismiss suit seeking to investigate him appeared first on Tribune Online. …

Court sentences 2 traders for allegedly receiving stolen property

A Karmo Grade I Area Court in Abuja on Wednesday sentenced two traders, George Samuel and Ukadike Basil, to three months in prison for receiving and selling stolen goods. Samuel, 19, of Akaraka village Gwagwa and Basil, 28, of Angwa Shehu village Karmo respectively, pleaded guilty to receiving stolen property. The Area Court Judge, Alhaji […]
The post Court sentences 2 traders for allegedly receiving stolen property appeared first on Tribune Online. …

Man, 23, in prison for alleged robbing with toy gun

The Badagry Magistrates’ Court, in Lagos on Wednesday, remanded in prison, one 23-year-old Oladawale Yusuf, who allegedly robbed with a toy gun. Yusuf, who was of no fixed address, is facing a count charge of robbery. The Prosecutor, ASP. Akpan Ikem told the court that the accused committed the offences on Feb.18, at about 6:30 […]
The post Man, 23, in prison for alleged robbing with toy gun appeared first on Tribune Online. …

#FactCheck: Has INEC issued Certificate of Return to Ademola Adeleke as Osun governor-elect? Tribune has an answer

THE CLAIM: INEC obeys Tribunal, issues Certificate of Return to Adeleke Facebook, Twitter and some online media in Nigeria claimed that Senator Ademola Adeleke, the Senator representing Osun-West Senatorial district, who contested in the September 22, 2018, governorship election in the state, has been issued Certificate of Return by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), following the […]
The post #FactCheck: Has INEC issued Certificate of Return to Ademola Adeleke as Osun governor-elect? Tribune has an answer appeared first on Tribune Online. …

Alleged $1.3bn Tax Assessment: Court To Rule On AGF, MTN’s Case In May

  A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has fixed May 7 for ruling on a preliminary objection filed by the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, against telecoms giant, MTN. In September 2018, MTN had instituted a suit to challenge the legality of the AGF’s assessment of its import … Continue reading Alleged $1.3bn Tax Assessment: Court To Rule On AGF, MTN’s Case In May …

Court dissolves 9-yr-old marriage over religious differences

An Ado-Ekiti Customary Court has dissolved a nine-year-old marriage between Ayodele Olaoye and his wife, Oluwatoyin, over religious difference. Olaoye, 48, who lives life in Odo-Ado, Ekiti, approached the court on Tuesday, seeking dissolution of the marriage. He said they were not a compatible couple because of the frequent differences between them. The President of […]
The post Court dissolves 9-yr-old marriage over religious differences appeared first on Tribune Online. …

Driver, 28, docked over alleged drunk driving, manslaughter

A 28-year-old driver, Ganiyu Abubakar, who allegedly drove a Mazda car while under the influence of alcohol and killed a man,  on Tuesday appeared in a Badagry Chief Magistrates’ Court, in Lagos. The police charged Abubakar with five counts of manslaughter, reckless driving, driving under the alcoholic influence, driving without valid driver’s licence and driving […]
The post Driver, 28, docked over alleged drunk driving, manslaughter appeared first on Tribune Online. …

Zamfara Guber: Gov. Yari reacts as Court sacks APC candidates, says judgement does not stand

Abdulaziz Yari, governor of Zamfara, has reacted to the Appeal Court judgment, which nullified the participation of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the 2019 elections in Zamfara State. The Court of Appeal sitting in Sokoto led by Justice Tom Yakubu, had on Monday set aside the judgment of a Zamfara High Court on the […]
Zamfara Guber: Gov. Yari reacts as Court sacks APC candidates, says judgement does not stand …

Top