Sunday, June 24, 2018

Trial delays… New Criminal Justice Act to the rescue

On August 27, Chad sentenced 10 Boko Haram members to death on terror charges after a three-day trial. The convicts were executed by firing...

Man lands in court after stealing indomie, maggi, crayfish, others worth...

A 27-year-old man, Reuben Asom, has been arraigned before a Lagos Chief Magistrates' Court sitting in Ebute-Metta, Lagos State, for alleged theft of food...

Court bars NURTW from forcing stickers on transport operators

The National Industrial Court has restrained the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) from demanding for stickers from transporters in Offa, Kwara State,...

Divorce suit: Give me another chance – wife begs husband

A mild drama took place at an Ado-Ekiti Customary Court on Tuesday, as a 40-year-old wife, Mrs Owolabi Tinuke burst into tears during cross-examination...

Court remands student over rape of six-year-old girl

A Makurdi Magistrates’ Court in Benue on Tuesday remanded an 18-year old student, Clement Odike, in prison for alleged rape of a six-year-old girl. The...

30 Women Jailed For Prostitution In Lagos

An Ikeja Magistrates’ Court in Lagos, on Monday, sentenced 30 women to six weeks imprisonment for prostitution. Those sentenced are Funmi Olayemi, Damilola Ibrahim, Blessing...

Court adjourns Ikorodu robbery suspects’ case

A Federal High Court in Lagos has further adjourned till September 17, 2015 a suit seeking an order compelling the police to bring to...

Dissolution: NDDC board drags Buhari to court

Members of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC board, have asked the National Industrial Court sitting in Abuja, to declare that President Muhammadu Buhari...

Unemployed youths sue Anyim over Centenary City project

The Nigerian Unemployed Youth Vanguard (NUYV) yesterday disclosed that it has completed plans to sue the immediate-past Secretary to the Government of the Federation...

Activist sues Buhari over Ali’s appointment as Customs CG

An Enugu-based activist, Ifeanyichukwu Okonkwo has filed a suit at the Federal High Court Umuahia, Abia state challenging the constitutionality of the appointment of...

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