EFCC: Fayose Regains Freedom, Leaves Ikoyi Prison

Immediate-past governor of Ekiti State Governor, Chief Ayodele Fayose, on Monday left Ikoyi Prison at about 4.30pm after his bail papers were signed by Justice Mojisola Olatoregun. The Federal High Court, Ikoyi, Lagos had on Wednesday last week granted bail to Fayose, who is facing an 11-count charge bordering on alleged receiving of illegal monies … Continue reading EFCC: Fayose Regains Freedom, Leaves Ikoyi Prison

Alleged N11.5b Fraud: Absence Of Witnesses Stalls Trial Of Alao-Akala, Others

Justice Muniru Owolabi of the Oyo State High Court yesterday adjourned the trial of former Governor Christopher Adebayo Alao-Akala and two others for alleged N11.5 billion fraud due to the absence of prosecution witnesses in court. The trial judge of Court 15, Oyo State High Court, had adjourned the matter till November 30, following pleas … Continue reading Alleged N11.5b Fraud: Absence Of Witnesses Stalls Trial Of Alao-Akala, Others

Former Counsel To Kidnapper Evans, Arrested

Operatives from the State Criminal Investigation Department in Panti, Yaba, swooped on the lawyer as he made to park his car at the court’s car park. The Nigeria Police Force has arrested a former counsel of alleged kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, aka Evans. Photo of Mr. Olukoya Ogungbeje The lawyer, Olukoya Ogungbeje, was arrested on … Continue reading Former Counsel To Kidnapper Evans, Arrested

A 25-Year-Old Woman Divorces Husband, Due To Lack Of Sexual Satisfaction

A 25-year-old housewife, Imaobong Bassey, has approached an Akwa Ibom State High Court sitting at Uyo, to seek dissolution of her nine-month-old marriage to a retired civil servant. The woman claimed that her husband was unable to satisfy her sexually. Imaobong, a student of Business Management at the Uyo City Polytechnic, said her husband was … Continue reading A 25-Year-Old Woman Divorces Husband, Due To Lack Of Sexual Satisfaction

Court Orders Senator Ademola Adeleke To Present His Primary Six Certificate

Justice David Oladimeji of an Osun State High Court sitting in Osogbo has declared that it would be inequitable not to allow Senator Ademola Adeleke, the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the September 22 Governorship election in the state, not to show his school leaving certificate to court if he has any. The … Continue reading Court Orders Senator Ademola Adeleke To Present His Primary Six Certificate

Man Tries To Evade Trial, Escapes From Court room And Jumps Into Canal

There was a mild drama at the court after a suspected robber, Mr. Segun Mabaoreje, suddenly escaped from the court room in Lagos, fled and jumped into a canal to escape trial. The incident happened at the Magistrate court sitting in Ejigbo, Lagos, where the suspect, Mr. Mabaoreje was brought for arraignment. However, he met … Continue reading Man Tries To Evade Trial, Escapes From Court room And Jumps Into Canal

Murderer Of Ondo Ex-Deputy Governor’s Daughter Remanded

An Akure Magistrates’ Court in Ondo State has remanded in prison Seidu Adeyemi, the suspected killer of Khadijat Oluboyo, daughter of ex-Ondo State Deputy Governor Lasisi Oluboyo. The deceased was a final year student of Adekunle Ajasin University (AAUA) Akugba-Akoko. Seidu was remanded by Chief Magistrate BobManuel Victoria after he was arraigned by the police … Continue reading Murderer Of Ondo Ex-Deputy Governor’s Daughter Remanded