Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Court remands journalist in prison over hairstyle

An Ogudu chief magistrate court yesterday ordered the remand at Ikoyi prison of a 24-year-old photojournalist with Talk Village International, Yinka Badmus, for allegedly...

NBA Ikorodu Branch Human Rights Pro Bono Committee Facilitates Release Of...

Beginning the new year providing a necessary service and assisting the efforts of the Chief Judge of Lagos State in decongesting our prisons, the...

Court Of Appeal Sets Aside Ruling Of Trial Court, Grants Bail...

* Says Trial Judge Erred in Law * Holds That The Trial Judge Goofed And Engaged In Over-Drive The Court of Appeal has granted bail to...

Family asks NYSC, police to intensify search for missing corps member

The family of a serving member of the National Youth Service Corps in Lagos State, Abdulrafiu Imam, has asked the NYSC and the police...

No Life Lost In Lagos Train Accident, Says NRC

The Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) has faulted the claims that a life was lost in the train derailment that occurred at the Mangoro/ Agege...

$8.1b MTN fine: Court adopts settlement terms as judgment

The Federal High Court in Lagos on Thursday adopted the settlement terms in a suit by MTN Nigeria Communications Limited against the Federal Government. MTN...

Muslim community demands Sharia Court

The Muslim community in Lagos State has demanded the establishment of a Sharia Court that will adjudicate cases concerning Muslims. They spoke in Lagos at...

3 SS-1 Students Remanded For Gang-Defiling Classmate

Three Senior Secondary School 1 (SS1) students (names withheld), who allegedly gang-defiled their 15-year-old classmate, were on Wednesday remanded in a juvenile home. The...

N500 Fraud: Judge Strikes out Ex-Ondo PDP Chair’s Preliminary Objections

Justice Saliu Saidu of the Federal High Court in Lagos has struck out a preliminary objection filed by the former Chairman of the Peoples...

Islamic Cleric Who Defiled Five-Year-Old To Remain In Prison

A 43 years old Muslim cleric, Abdulsalam Salaudeen, is in trouble for allegedly defiling a five-year-old female pupil placed in his custody. The accused denied...

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