Friday, February 26, 2021


High Court

Tenant bags 2 year-jail-term for issuing dud cheque to landlord

A High Court in Makurdi on Thursday sentenced a 49-year old woman,  Hephzibah Aondongu to two years imprisonment for issuing a dud cheque of N296,020 to her landlord.

Court annuls PDP congresses in Nasarawa

A High Court sitting in Akwanga Local Government Area, LGA, of Nasarawa, on Thursday annulled the wards and local government congresses of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the State.

JUST IN: Court sacks Donald Duke as SDP presidential candidate, declares Jerry Gana winner

A Federal Capital Territory High Court in Maitama on Friday declared a former Minister of Information, Prof. Jerry Gana, the winner of the presidential...

9 more suspected killers of General Alkali to be arraigned

Nine additional suspects will be added to the nineteen accused persons who are standing trial on  two counts  of alleged culpable homicide and conspiracy,...

Retired judicial officers sue Bauchi Govt over non-payment of entitlements

Group of retired Bauchi State High Court Judges and Khadis have filed a suit before National Industrial Court sitting in Bauchi against the state...

Offa Bank Robbery: Court grants bail to Kwara Gov’s Chief of Staff

A Kwara State High Court in Ilorin on Tuesday granted an interim bail to Yusuf Abdulwahab, the Chief of Staff to the Kwara State Governor, Abdulfatah Ahmed, in the sum of N10 million.

How lawyer forged C of O to own deceased’s property, court told

A prosecution witness, Adegboye Bajulaiye, has told an Igbosere High Court in Lagos, how a property belonging to a deceased was allegedly acquired illegally...

Evans makes u-turn in court, pleads not guilty

Guilt-racked kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, a.k.a Evans, on Thursday made a u-turn as he entered a plea of 'not guilty' as he was re-arraigned...

2 company MDs arraigned for alleged forgery of NNPC documents

Two company Managing Directors, Epebinu Omoniyi and Adekanbi Adedayo, were on Monday arraigned at an Ikeja High Court for alleged forgery of Nigerian National...

Melaye’s recall case forwarded to August 7 in accelerated hearing

The Federal High Court in Abuja, on Thursday, fixed August 7, to hear the suit that stopped the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, from...

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