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Appeal Court overturns order prohibiting Kashamu’s arrest

Appeal Court overturns order prohibiting Kashamu’s arrest Kashamu

The Court of Appeal, Lagos Diviision, on Friday nullified a Federal High Court (FHC) ruling, prohibiting the arrest of Buruji Kashamu by Nigerian law enforcement agencies. The appeal panel, led by Yargata Nimpar, declared that the Senator was not above the law and that he could be arrested if necessary. Justice Okon Abang of the […]

Ex-banker bags 7 years for N700m fraud

Ex-banker bags 7 years for N700m fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Lagos Zonal office, on Friday, May 4, 2018, secured the conviction and sentencing of one Nsa Ayi, a former Relationship Officer, Coronation Merchant Bank, to seven years imprisonment before Justice Mojisola Dada of the Lagos State High Court, Ikeja, Lagos. The convict, who was arraigned on February 26, […]

Man remanded for attempt to rape 110-year-old woman

Man remanded for attempt to rape 110-year-old woman Rape

An Ado Magistrate’s Court in Ekiti State has ordered that a 56-year-old man, Abraham Benjamin, be remanded in prison custody for an allegedly attempt to rape a 110-year-old woman in her home. The Magistrate, Mrs. Taiwo Ajibade, gave the order on Thursday when the accused was arraigned before her by a police prosecutor, Caleb Leranmo. […]

EFCC seeks final forfeiture of properties, N11.4m

EFCC seeks final forfeiture of properties, N11.4m

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, on Tuesday, April 24, 2018, moved an application before Justice M.S. Hassan of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos.seeking a final forfeiture of some properties and the sum of N 11,040,000.00 (Eleven Million, Forty Thousand Naira) belonging to Capt. Olotu Olumuyiwa Morakinyo, Capt. Ebony Emmanuel Aneke and […]

Nnamdi Kanu in Abarabe’s custody, FG alleges

Nnamdi Kanu in Abarabe’s custody, FG alleges Nnamdi Kanu

The Federal Government has accused Enyinnaya abararabe, Senator representing Abia South in Nigeria’s Senate, of keeping the leader of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, in his custody to shield him from appearing in court to answer to charges against him. Abaribe was among the South-East leaders, who stood surety for Kanu before he […]