Tuesday, October 23, 2018
1 killed in Lagos cult clash

Cult member nabbed after gun battle with police in Bayelsa

The Police Command in Bayelsa on Wednesday said it had arrested a suspected cult leader who reportedly opened fire and shot a policeman on...
Court strikes out suit for failure to tender regulations, conditions of service

2 men in court over alleged theft of air-conditioners worth N350, 000

An Ogudu Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State on Thursday admitted to N50,000 bail two men who allegedly stole two Yakohama Air Conditioners valued at...
OFFICIAL: INEC declares Ademola Adeleke winner of Osun-West Senatorial By-election

Osun 2018: Again, court dismisses certificate forgery suit against Adeleke

An Osun High Court in Osogbo on Monday dismissed a fresh suit challenging Sen. Ademola Adeleke as the Peoples’ Democratic Party’s (PDP) candidate for...
Omokore, Diezani’s ally has case to answer, says judge

Omokore, Diezani’s ally has case to answer, says judge

Mr Jide Omokore, a business ally of former Petroleum minister, Diezani Alison-Madueke has his hope to quash a $1.6billion fraud charge against him dashed. Justice...
Police arraign transporter for alleged stealing

Lagos police nab man with woman head

The police in Lagos have arrested a man found with a decomposing woman human head at Imota, near Ikorodu, our correspondent reports. Sources at the...
Fake visa agent docked over alleged N1.7m fraud

Man docked over alleged theft of generator

A 26-year -old man, Mudiaga John, was on Thursday arraigned in an Asaba Magistrates’ Court for allegedly stealing a power generating set. Prosecutor John Nwogu,...
Bus conductor in court for allegedly assaulting 2 LASTMA staff

Bus conductor in court for allegedly assaulting 2 LASTMA staff

A 24-year-old bus conductor, Yusuf Akeem, was on Friday brought before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court for allegedly assaulting two officers of Lagos Traffic Management...
CBN to disburse N220bn to Enterprises Development Fund

N8bn CBN currency scam: EFCC accuses defence counsel of arm-twisting, disrespecting court

Mr Adebisi Adeniyi, counsel to the EFCC on Monday accused Mr Olayinka Bolanle of arm-twisting and disrespecting the court by deliberately absenting himself...
Court sentences man to 2 years in prison for forging ICAN certificate

Court sentences man to 2 years in prison for forging ICAN certificate

An FCT High Court sitting in Jabi on Friday sentenced Lebi-Ayodele James, a staff of the Office of the Auditor General of the Federation...
Evans: Charges repetitive, wants them quashed

Absence of witness stalls Evans’ trial

Absence of a prosecution witness on Thursday stalled continuation of trial in the case of suspected ‘billionaire’ kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, popularly known as...