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August 17, 2018 1:43 PM Man remanded over alleged rape of neighbour’s daughter

An Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court on Friday ordered the remand of one Thomson Olorunfemi, 48, for allegedly raping his neighbour’s daughter. Mrs B. O. Osunsanmi, the Chief Magistrate, who refused to the plea of the defendant, ordered that he be remanded in Kirikiri Prisons. The defendant, who resides at Oredola Street, Shomolu, Lagos, was charged with rape. The prosecutor 17

August 17, 2018 11:06 AM Court Adjourns Jones Abiri’s Trial Until September 5 — OsunDefenderOsunDefender

The Chief Magistrate’s Court in Abuja has adjourned the trial of a journalist, Mr Jones Abiri, until September 5. Magistrate Chukwuemeka Okafor adjourned the trail on Friday following the absence of the prosecutor and the defence counsel in court when the case was called. Mr Abiri, a Bayelsa-based journalist and publisher of the Weekly Source Magazine 16

August 17, 2018 9:07 AM Man Bags 7 Years Imprisonment For Burglary In Osun — OsunDefenderOsunDefender

An Osun Magistrate Court sitting in Osogbo on Monday sentenced a 25-year-old man, Abideen Damilola, to seven years imprisonment for burglary. Abideen faced two count charges bothering on housebreaking and stealing. The Prosecutor, Inspector Oladoye Joshua, had informed the court that the accused was seen within the premises of one Aderanti Ganiyu, at about 17

August 17, 2018 9:03 AM Ibeto disappears in court

An alleged pipeline vandal, Kingsley Ibeto, ran away without a trace after arraignment before a Federal High Court in Lagos on Thursday. The Nigeria Civil and Security Defence Corps (NCSDC) had charged the accused with unlawful dealing in petroleum product before a vacation judge, Justice Chuka Obiozor. He is facing a two-count charge bordering on dealing 16

August 16, 2018 4:36 PM DSS frees detained journalist, Jones Abiri after two years

Bayelsa-based journalist and publisher of the Weekly Source Magazine, Mr. Jones Abiri has been released by the Department of State Services, DSS. The journalist was released on Wednesday after he was said to have met his bail conditions. He had been in detention for over two years without being charged to court. Abiri was arrested on July 21, 2016 at his office 18

August 16, 2018 4:31 PM Teacher baths neighbour with hot water in Lagos

A 41-year-old teacher, identified as Funmilayo Salami, has been arraigned before an Ikeja Chief Magistrate’ Court for allegedly bathing her neighbour with hot water. The prosecutor, Insp Abiola Adewale, told the court that the defendant, who lives at No. 6, Jinudu St., Agege, Lagos, poured hot water on one Maria Gilbert following an argument 22

August 16, 2018 2:19 PM Pastor Impregnates Member After Getting Private Jet From Church

Martin Kofi Danso, who is the founder of Miracle Arena for All Nations, which operates 17 branches in various countries, reportedly impregnated Chris-Ann Bartley and the case is in court. According to reports by LIB, Danso intends to have his identity because the publicity could damage his reputation and hurt him financially. However, a judge ruled on Tuesday 16

August 16, 2018 12:21 PM Court Restrain Saraki’s Move To Declare Akpabio’s Seat Vacant

An FCT High Court sitting in Bwari has restrained Senate President Bukola Saraki from declaring the seat of former Minority Leader of the Senate, Godswill Akpabio vacant. Justice Othman Musa on Wednesday also ordered Saraki not to impede Senator Akpabio’s access to the Senate building or take any action aimed at “overreaching his privileges and rights 17

August 16, 2018 7:23 AM 2019: ‘Nigeria needs someone like you’ – Babangida tells Bafarawa

Former military Head of State, Ibrahim Babamosi Babangida, IBB, has said Nigeria “needs someone” like a Presidential aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Attahiru Bafarawa. Babangida said this when the former Sokoto State governor paid him a visit in Minna, Niger State. The former leader described Bafarawa as an “honest and transparent” Nigerian 17

August 15, 2018 8:46 AM EU Observers Saw Irregularities In Mali’s Election

European Union observers on Tuesday disclosed that they saw irregularities during Mali’s presidential run-off. Although the observers revealed although there were irregularities, there was no fraud in spite of opposition accusations that President Ibrahim Keita’s camp cheated. Results from Sunday’s second round between Keita and opposition leader Soumaila 19