90-year-old man arraigned for misleading Police in Enugu

A 90-year-old man, Mr. John Ali, has been arraigned at an Enugu Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday, for allegedly giving false information which led to the arrest of three men: Chinedu Urama, Alex Apeh, and Ejikeme Odumegwu. Information obtained from the charge sheet indicates that...

Court Jails Man for romance scam

The Lagos Zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission(EFCC) has secured theconviction and sentence of an internet fraudster, Nwokorie Valentine, to six months imprisonment before Justice Mojisola Dada of the Special Offences Court sitting in Ikeja, Lagos. The...

Alleged kidnap: Wadume’s trial begins as witness testifies before court

The trial of Taraba kidnap kinpin, Bala Hamisu, also known as Wadume, on Monday, began at the Fedeal High Court, Abuja, before Justice Binta Nyako. Wadume, alongside six other defenants, was, on June 8, arraigned on 13 counts bordering on terrorism. The other defendants are:...

Court moves to revoke Shehu Sani’s bail

Justice I.E Ekwo of the Federal High Court, Abuja, on Monday, stated that he would revoke the bail granted Senator Shehu Sani if he fails to appear in court on the next adjourned date. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, is prosecuting Shehu Sani on two-count...

Drowned Child: Court to hear outcome of psychiatric evaluation of killer mother

An Igbosere Magistrate’s Court in Lagos will on July 17 hear the outcome of a psychiatric evaluation of a woman, Oluwafunmilola Adisa, 22, charged with drowning her one and a half-year-old daughter. The defendant was on May 27 arraigned by the police on a count charge of...

Appeal Court upholds fraudster’s 6 years Jail term

The Court of Appeal, Ibadan Division, on Friday, upheld the six years jail sentence handed one Olutope Oladipo after being convicted of stealing by Justice Mohammed Owolabi of the Oyo State High Court on November 20, 2018. Justice Simon Haruna Tsamani, who delivered the lead...

Maersk MD’s wife killer remanded in prison

Justice Modupe Nico- Clay of the Lagos State High Court, Igbosere Wednesday remanded, two cousins Olamilekan (Goke) Oke 33, and Akande Adeyinka ,27, at the Ikoyi Correctional Centre . They were remanded for allegedlyattacking the Managing Director of Maersk Nigeria, Gildas...

Fake Land officer bags 30 years for N32million fraud

Justice O.A Ipaye of the Lagos State High Court sitting in Ikeja has convicted and sentenced a fraudulent land officer to 30 years imprisonment for defrauding her “client’N32.9million. The convict, Omotayo Yemisi Apelara, was arraigned by the Lagos Zonal office of the...

N40m Loan: Court adjourns trial of Abuja School proprietor till Oct 5

Justice Peter Kekekmeke of the Federal Capital Territory High Court, Nyaya ,has adjourned the trial of one Dr. George Odabi, along with his company, Deo Gratias International School Limited, Abuja till October 5. The defendant is facing prosecution by the Economic and Financial...

Court Jails businessman, one other, In Kaduna.

Justice Darius Khobo of State High Court, Kaduna, has sentenced a businessman, Paul Ehiemau, and his company, Black Rock Trading and Logistics Limited, to one year imprisonment for defrauding an oil -servicing company, Stoj Oil and Gas Nigeria Limited. The Kaduna Zonal Office of...