Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Law

25yr old Taxi driver arraigned for kidnapping 10 children

The police on Wednesday arraigned a 25-year-old taxi driver, Kenneth Edet, in a Grade I Area Court in Mpape, Abuja, for allegedly kidnapping 10 children. The police charged Edet,...

Certificate Fraud Suit: Court gives Buhari 5 days to respond, fixes July 8 for...

The Abuja division of the Court of Appeal has ordered President Muhammadu Buhari to respond within 5 days to the appeal filed against his qualification for the 2019 presidential election.

‘Always quarreling’ man divorces 2 wives

An Idi-Ape Customary Court sitting in Ibadan on Wednesday dissolved the marriage between a man, Moruff Ajayi and his two wives, Suliyat and Kudirat, on grounds of irresponsible acts on the part...

Breaking: PEPT dismisses Atiku’s request to access INEC’s server

The Presidential Election Petition Court, on Monday dismissed the application filed by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its Presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar to inspect the server of the Independent...

2019 Elections: APC, Candidates loses appeal

The All Progressives Congress (APC) and its factional governorship candidate in Rivers state have both lost their appeals praying the supreme court to make them participate in the 2019 general election.

Breaking: Court dismisses no case submission by Maryam Sanda

An FCT High Court Sitting in Maitama, has dismissed the No Case Submission filed by Maryam Sanda, charged with the alleged killing of her husband, Bilyaminu Bello. The trial...

N500m damage suit against EFCC stalled

Hearing of the N500 Million damage suit filed by Social Exchange Market International Limited against the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) was on Tuesday stalled at the FCT High Court, Apo,...

Evans ordered to engage a counsel by May 17

Justice Adedayo Akintoye of an Igbosere High Court, Lagos, on Wednesday ordered the suspected kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, a.k.a Evans to engage a counsel by May 17. Akintoye gave...

5-year-old marriage dissolved after woman threatens suicide

An Idi-Ogungun Customary Court in Agodi, Ibadan, has been forced to dissolve a five-year-old marriage after the woman threatened to commit suicide if request for a divorce fails. The...

Drama brews as EFCC lays siege to arrest Ajumogobia in court

A mild drama is brewing within the premises of Ikeja High Court,  as operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have laid siege in a bid to arrest a former...