Wednesday, February 21, 2018

A’Court rules on ex-Ondo deputy gov impeachment suit

The Akure Division of the Court of Appeal will on September 23, 2015 give judgment on the notice filed by a former deputy governor...

Lawyer wants NERC chairman jailed for accusing judges

A Lagos-based lawyer, Toluwani Adebiyi, has asked a Federal High Court in Lagos to jail the chairman of the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission, Dr....

Businessman in court for allegedly defiling own daughter

An Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court, on Monday remanded 40-year-old businessman, Emeka Oguzie, in prison custody for allegedly defiling his 7-year-old daughter.The accused, a resident...

FCT court reassigns Farouk Lawan’s case

The $620,000 bribery charge instituted against a former Chairman, House of Representatives Ad-hoc Committee on Fuel Subsidy, Mr. Farouk Lawan, has been reassigned to...

NAFDAC Arraigns Trader Over Obstruction Of Officials

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) on Saturday, September 12, 2015, arraigned a trader, Biodun Ilesanmi, before the Federal...

Court refuses ex-Mint boss’ request for freedom

Detained former Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Nigerian Security Printing and Minting Company (NSPM), Emmanuel Okoyomon Friday lost his bid...

Court summons FG over planned handover of power district

FEDERAL High Court sitting in Abuja yester­day refused an ex-parte order sought by Enugu Electricity Distribution Company (EEDC) to stop the Bureau of Pub­lic...

Blind marijuana peddler jailed five years

A 21-year-old man, Nura Abdullahi, has been sentenced to a jail term of five years for unlawfully dealing in 62 kilogrammes of marijuana.Abdullahi, who...

Police arraign 11 MASSOB members in Delta

The Delta State police command has arraigned 11 members of the Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra before an Asaba...

Court summons telecoms operators over deactivated lines

A Federal High Court in Lagos has ordered all the major telecommunications service providers in the country to appear before it on September 17,...

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