Justice/Judiciary

Groups seeks Lagos CJ’s intervention on management of family assets

A civil rights organisation, Save Lagos Group (SLG) has in a petition dragged four members of a prominent Lagos family before the Chief Judge of the state, Justice Olufunmilayo Opeyemi Oke over an alleged attempt to corner the estate of their patriarch, Reverend A.C.I Odutuga for themselves. In a statement ...

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Next List Of Looters Will Shock Nigerians – Lai Mohammed

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, yesterday said that another list of treasury looters would be released very soon by the Federal Government and that many unexpected names will be revealed. The minister said no amount of intimidation from any side could stop the release of the ...

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BREAKING NEWS: President Buhari Officially Declares His Intention To Run For A Second Term

This was disclosed by Kaduna state governor, Nasir El-Rufai via his twitter handle some minutes ago. This will be the first time President Buhari will be publicly declaring his intention to run for a second term in office. Before now, the President had left Nigerians guessing as to whether or ...

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Rapper CDQ Shares His Shocking Experience With Custom Officers

Rapper CDQ took to his Instagram page to narrate how bribe-seeking Customs officers in Ibadan drove him to an ATM machine despite almost getting him killed. According to CDQ, the customs officers wearing mufti stopped him on the express road in the middle of the night and a trailer coming ...

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Kaduna court remands man, 63, others in prison over allege rape on minor

A Chief Magistrates’ Court sitting in Kaduna, on Monday, ordered a 63-year-old man and three others, remanded in prison custody, pending legal advice from the Office of the State Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP). They were all charged with allegedly raping a neigbour’s 10-year-old daughter. The accused, Michael Idoko, 63, ...

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Court remands man for allegedly attempting to rape sleeping woman

An Ikeja Magistrates’ Court on Monday remanded an unemployed man, Yusuf Olatunji, 28, for allegedly attempting to rape a 65-year-old woman in her sleep. Olatunji, whose address was not provided, is facing a charge of attempted rape. The Police Prosecutor, Insp. Rachael Williams, said that Olatunji committed the offence on ...

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EFCC Has All The Power To Arrest Anybody In The Country – VP Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinabjo has declared that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has absolute powers to arrest anybody found to have committed any crime punishable under the laws of Nigeria. Osinbajo, who stated this in an interview with reporters in Lagos, said the anti-graft agency does not require ...

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Customs Arrest Man With $375,000 (N135m) At Kaduna International Airport (Picture)

The Nigeria Customs Service on Tuesday, March 6, 2018, handed over the sum of 375,000 USD (Three Hundred and Seventy Five Thousand United States Dollar) and one Adamu Rabiu Muhammad with passport number A50280997 to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Kaduna Zonal office. The suspect, a business man ...

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Industrial Court strikes out ex-Naval boss reinstatement’s suit

The National Industrial Court, Abuja, has struck out the suit instituted by Enoch Iliya against the Nigerian Navy, seeking reinstatement and payment of his entitlements since 2015, when he was forcefully retired. Iliya, who was a Petty Officer in the Nigerian Navy served as a Radio Supervisor at the Nigerian ...

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Assets declaration trial: S/court rejects FG appeal against Saraki

The Supreme Court on Wednesday adjourned indefinitely hearing of a Federal Government’s appeal against the decision of the Court of Appeal, Abuja to strike out some charges brought against Senate President Bukola Saraki. The appeal is in relation to the ongoing Saraki’s trial at the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) ...

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