ecowas-court

ECOWAS Court Orders Nigerian Govt to Pay N10m to Soldier Dismissed for Losing Rifle

The ECOWAS Court of Justice has ordered the Nigerian government to pay a soldier, Barnabas Eli, N10 million as compensation following his dismissal from...

Ochanya: Accused Senior Lecturer Arraigned for Rape, Murder

The Benue State Government, on Thursday, finally arraigned Mr Andrew Ogbuja, a senior lecturer at the state polytechnic in Ugbokolo, who was alleged to...

Dino Melaye Loses Appeal as Court Orders Re-election

Nigerian lawmaker Dino Melaye on Friday lost the appeal of a tribunal ruling that nullified his election as the Senator representing Kogi West Senatorial...

How Policeman Defiled Me on Several Occasions – 9-year-Old tells Court

A nine-year-old pupil (name withheld) on Wednesday narrated before an Ikeja Special Offences and Domestic Violence Court in Lagos how a 40-year-old policeman, Andy...

Alleged Tax Evasion: Jay-Jay Okocha, Lagos Govt. Settle Out of Court

A Lagos State prosecutor, Y. A. Pitan, on Wednesday said a former Super Eagles’ Captain, Augustine Okocha, accused of income tax evasion since 2017,...

Alleged Husband Killer Maryam Sanda to Open Defence October 16

Maryam Sanda, who is standing trial for allegedly killing her husband, Bilyaminu Bello, will open her defence on October 16. The Police had charged Ms...

Court Reduces Jones Abiri’s Bail Conditions

The Federal High Court on Monday in Abuja reduced the conditions of the bail it granted a Nigerian journalist, Jones Abiri. The court presided over...

Doctor Tells Court How Principal Allegedly Defiled Twin Sisters, Impregnated One

A medical doctor, Alabi Oyedeji,  Monday, before an Ikeja Special Offences Court, Lagos, confirmed the defilement of two twin sisters (names withheld) allegedly by a school...
Court-of-Appeal

Nasarawa State Judiciary Inaugurates Five Panels to Review Appeal Cases

The Nasarawa State Judiciary on Monday inaugurated five appeal panels to review 132 judgments delivered by the lower courts. Justice Suleiman Dikko, the state Chief...

$11m Cyber Fraud: Lagos Court Orders Invictus Obi’s N280m Forfeited

The Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday ordered the forfeiture of N280,555,010.65 “warehoused” in the bank accounts of Invictus Oil and Gas Limited...