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Court Convicts 3 Ex-Police Officers For Collecting Bribe From Armed Robbers

By   /  July 19, 2018  /  News  /  No Comments

An Oyo State High Court, sitting in Ibadan, has convicted three former police officers, and sentenced one of them to three years in jail for collecting bribe from an armed robbery suspect, Badmus Akojode. The convicted police officers are Tajudeen Olalere, Akanmu Kabiru and Omotosho Lawrence, but it was only Kabiru that was committed to […]

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Police Inspector Arraigned For Giving Information To Unauthorised Persons

By   /  July 19, 2018  /  News  /  No Comments

The Police on Tuesday arraigned a 38-year-old man, Adesida Ademola, in an Ado-Ekiti Chief Magistrates’ Court, for allegedly ‎giving false information to public officers.   Ademola of no fixed address is standing trial on a charge of giving false information to public officers.   The prosecutor, Sgt. Samson Osobu, told the court that the defendant […]

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How EFCC Failed To Bring Its Witnesses To Prosecute Sen. Jang Over Alleged Security Concerns, As Court Warns Jang Over Lateness

By   /  July 18, 2018  /  News  /  No Comments

Yakubu Busari A presiding Judge, Justice Daniel Longji of the Plateau State High Court yesterday issued warning to former Governor Jonah David Jang for his in ability to arrive court within the time frame on Tuesday 17th July, 2017. Justice Longji also adjourned the case for indefinite hearing in a suit filed by the Economic […]

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Court Passes Death Sentence On Police Corporal That Killed Okada Rider

By   /  July 11, 2018  /  Headlines  /  No Comments

Yewa Connecting Minds (YCM) have welcomed Thursday’s 5th of July judgment with excitement as they trooped into the town to celebrate the judgement.   The High Court sitting in Ilaro, Ogun State, has sentenced a police corporal Moruf Awoleke, with service number 389719, to death by hanging for unlawfully killing a commercial motorcyclist, late Akanji […]

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Court Discharges And Acquits Ex-Air Force Officer, AVM Alkali Mamu, Of Fraud Charges

By   /  June 29, 2018  /  News  /  No Comments

An FCT High Court sitting in Maitama on Friday discharged and acquitted retired air vice marshal, Alkali Mamu, who was standing trial for receiving N5.9 million car gratification.   Mr Mamu, former Air Officer, Training Command, Kaduna and a former Fleet Personnel Officer, Presidential Air Fleet, was on June 21, 2016 arraigned before Justice Salisu […]

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N2 Billion Fraud:How Ex-Niger Gov. Babangida Aliyu Paid Over N1.7billion To 3 Non-existent Contractors On The Same Day – Witness

By   /  June 27, 2018  /  News Across State  /  No Comments

The trial of a former governor of Niger State, Babangida Aliyu, on an eight-count charge of money laundering to the tune of N2billion continued on June 26, 2018 before Justice Yalim Suleiman Bogoro of the Federal High Court, sitting in Minna, Niger State, with prosecution tendering documents to establish the complicity of the defendant in […]

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Court Admits N24 billion Police Pension Fraud Suspect’s Statements

By   /  June 23, 2018  /  Press Releases  /  No Comments

The trial-within-trial of Veronica Onyegbula, who is standing trial along with a former director at the Police Pension Office, Esai Dangabar, for an alleged N24 billion pension fraud, continued on June 20, 2018 with the Court dismissing the objection against the admissibility of her statements made to the EFCC. E.C. Ikeji, counsel for Onyegbula, had […]

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Two Shiite Members Granted Bail By Court For Unlawful Procession

By   /  June 20, 2018  /  News  /  No Comments

Yakubu Busari   Plateau state High Court sitting in Jos division under Justice Nafisa Lawal, has granted  bail application pending before it, by two detained members of the Shi’ite Islamic group in Jos.   The duo of Idris Muhammad and Auwal Husaini, were arrested on the 31st March, 2018, by men of the Operations Save […]

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Court Orders Adamawa Govt To Pay N660 million To 659 Sacked Teachers

By   /  June 15, 2018  /  News Across State  /  No Comments

The National Industrial Court of Nigeria (NICN) on Thursday ordered the Adamawa government to pay N660 million to 659 sacked teachers by the Adamawa Post Primary Board.   NAN reports that on Aug. 11, 2015, the teachers sued the Adamawa Government , Ministry of Education 2nd respondent, Post Primary School Management Board and the Attorney-General […]

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Court Stops Shekarau From Performing Lesser Hajj Over PDP Campaign Fund

By   /  June 13, 2018  /  Press Releases  /  No Comments

Justice Zainab Bage Abubakar of the Federal High Court sitting in Kano today June 12, 2018 refused an application by a former governor of Kano State Malam Ibrahim Shekarau for the release of his international passport to enable him travel to Saudi Arabia for lesser hajj. Shekarau approached the court with a motion on notice […]

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