The Chief Judge of Akwa Ibom, Justice Ekaette Obot, has released 45 inmates across the state during her facility visit to the Correctional Centres.
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Two Jos based businessmen, Moses Dalyop and Abdulmumuni Yakubu, have sued IGP Usman Baba over their alleged unlawful arrest, demanding N10 billion as damages.
A 28-year-old woman, Onyinye Biose, who allegedly conducted herself in a manner likely to cause breach of peace, on Friday appeared before an Ogudu Chief Magistrates’Court in Lagos.
The absence of the four children of Prof. Dibu Ojerinde, former Registrar, Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), in a Federal High Court, Abuja, stalled their arraignment on Friday.
A 39- year-old trader, Innocent Etolue, was on Friday docked in an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos for allegedly sexually abusing his 15-year-old male apprentice.
A prominent Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Mr. Ahmed Raji, has called on Nigerians not to be hoodwinked by politicians to ”paint the judiciary in a bad light”, so as to achieve their personal interests.
The Federal Government is to arraign Prof. Dibu Ojerinde, former Registrar, Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), on a seven-count charge bordering on money laundering at a Federal High Court, Abuja.
Today, the Court of Appeal will deliver judgement in the appeal by Governor Ademola Adeleke challenging the Osun State governorship Election Tribunal.
A Dei-Dei Grade 1 Area Court, Abuja, on Thursday ordered a 20-year-old man, Bash Musa, to sweep court premises and a filling station for five weeks for stealing food items worth N200,000.
A UK court has recorded the first verdict of its kind under the Modern Slavery Act to convict a former Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu; his wife Beatrice and their doctor, Dr. Obinna Obeta of organ trafficking.