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Court stops FG, EFCC on AITEO

Stories by Vivian Okejeme Justice Gabriel Kolawole of the Federal High Court Abuja, has in an ex-parte order, restrained the Federal Government from haling the business operations and freezing the accounts of AITEO Eastern E & P Company Ltd. The ...

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Misau vs IGP: FG amends charges to 7

By Vivian Okejeme Abuja Federal government, yesterday, informed Justice Issaq Bello of the Federal Capital Territory High Court, Maitama, that it has filed an application seeking to amend the criminal charges brought against Senator Isa Misau from five to seven. ...

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Lawyer in court over N6m fraud

By Agboola Bayo Ibadan An Ibadan based lawyer, Daranijo Adeniyi Ajibola, 53, has been arraigned before a Chief Magistrate Court sitting at Iyaganku in Ibadan on a two-count charge of defrauding a man identified as Femi Olaniyan of the sum ...

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2 jailed for rape, human trafficking

By Raphael Ede Enugu A Federal High Court sitting in Enugu has convicted two persons, Ernest Obieze and Ferdinand Okechukwu, for procurement of an eight-year-old girl and having carnal knowledge of her. They were each sentenced to five years in ...

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Man jailed for stealing mosquito nets

A Mapo Senior Magistrates’ Court in Ibadan, Oyo state, yesterday jailed a 20-year-old man, Olalekan Adebisi, for six months for stealing 50 pieces of mosquito nets. The Senior Magistrate, Mrs Mercy Aderounmu, noted that the convict had already spent five ...

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