Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Ado-Ekiti Court remands murder suspect in prison

An Ado-Ekiti Chief Magistrates’ Court on Monday remanded 29-year-old Azeez Ismaila who is standing trial for allegedly killing his wife. The court remanded the suspect...

Ekiti court acquits deputy speaker of contempt charge

An Ado Ekiti Chief Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday struck out the contempt charge against the Deputy Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Mr...

N9m fraud: Court jails pastor, mallam

A pastor in the Deeper Life Bible Church, Anjorin Adanikin and a Mallam, Maliu Aliyu, are to spend the next one year in prison...

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...

2 landlords jailed in Ekiti for failure to build toilets, bathrooms

AN Ikole Magistrates’ Court in Ekiti State, on Thursday, sentenced two landlords, Omoniyi Ajayi and Ola Olowolafe, to five and seven months jail term...

Court restrains Eko Disco, Ecobank from operating meter account

JUSTICE Mohammed Yunusa of the Federal High Court, Lagos, has restrained Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) from further operating an account with EcobankPlc, through...

NBA to help Fayose recover stolen funds

The Nigeria Bar Association yesterday said it was ready to partner with Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State to recover funds allegedly looted during...

Man seeks divorce over wife’s sexual escapades on social media

A businessman, Muyiwa Owolabi, has dragged his wife, Tinuola, to an Ado Ekiti Customary Court to seek dissolution of their ten-year-old marriage over “serial...

Lawyers Forum decry negative widowhood practices

A group, under the aegis of Aku Diewa Lawyers’ Forum, ADLAF, has condemned some widowhood practices in Nigeria, especially in the South Eastern states...

Court remands man after dissolving his marriage

A civil servant, Ebenezer Bankole Agbetuyi, has landed himself in trouble minutes after an Ado Ekiti Customary Court dissolved his 11-year-old marriage. Agbetuyi, had dragged...

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