The High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) has reiterated its previous order, instructing the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to either unconditionally release former Governor of ...

A High Court in Benin-city, capital of Edo State, yesterday sentenced a human trafficker, Mrs. Felicia Osaigbovo (alias Mama Masha) to 12 years imprisonment and a fine of N24 million. Osaigbovo, who resides in ...

The Kano state governorship election tribunal is poised to deliver judgement on the case filed by the All Progressive Congress (APC) and its candidate Yusuf Ganuwa, to overturn the victory of Governor Abba ...

Former Minister of Petroleum, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, is to stand trial on a fresh bribery allegation in the United Kingdom. The alleged offence, according to the Agence France-Presse (AFP), was said to have ...

A High Court sitting in the Federal Capital Territory has adjourned the alleged N6.9bn procurement case against the suspended Central Bank Governor, Godwin Emefiele, to August 23. The Presiding Judge, Justice Hamza ...

A judge in the Federal High Court, Justice Peter Mallong, has died. He was said to have died on Sunday after a brief illness. The Chief Registrar, Federal High Court of Nigeria, Hassan Sulaiman, confirmed this to ...

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibadan Zonal Command, have arrested an ex-cybercrime convict and 54 other suspects for alleged internet fraud in Oyo town. This is contained in a ...

A Septuagenarian, Adeniyi Ijaola, a banker, Ayalekhue, and four others, on Thursday, testified before Ogun  Governorship Election  Petition Tribunal against the victory of the state governor, Dapo Abiodun, ...

A Family Court in Iyaganku, Ibadan, on Tuesday ordered that a skit maker Maruf Abdullahi, aka ”Trinity Guy”  be remanded in Agodi correction centre for allegedly sexually exploiting a 10-year old girl. The ...

The Allied Peoples Movement, (APM) has told the Presidential Election Petition Court, (PEPC) that it will open and close  it’s case in one day with just one witness to call. The News Agency of Nigeria, (NAN) ...

The Presidential Election Petition Court admitted in evidence two video clips tendered by the Labour Party and its presidential candidate, Peter Obi, in aid of his petition challenging the conduct and outcome of the ...

The police, on Monday, arraigned a 32-year-old man, Bello Ismaila, before an Ado Ekiti Chief Magistrates’ Court for allegedly receiving stolen cattle. The police prosecutor, Insp Johnson Okunade, told the court ...

Normal judicial activities are expected to dwindle at the Federal High Court across the country beginning from July 24 when the court plans to proceed on its annual vacation. However, its divisions in ...

The Federal Government has asked state governors to establish their own correctional services and also build their custodial centres, saying that the law has empowered them to do so. Speaking at a two-day conference ...

Adivorce-seeking woman, Temilade Rasheed, on Wednesday told a Mapo Grade ‘A’ Customary Court in Ibadan that her husband, Adeboye Rasheed hates her for giving birth to three girls. Temilade in her ...

A 31-year-old bricklayer, Rasheed Bolaji, who sold cannabis sativa, in Ikoyi Custodial Centre has been sentenced to two years imprisonment by the Federal High Court in Lagos. The convict was sentenced by Justice ...

The trial of former Lagos Attorney-General (AG) Olasupo Shasore (SAN) suffered a setback yesterday at an Ikeja Special Offences Court, due to disagreement over services of documents from prosecution to defence. ...

A 33-year-old Point of Sale operator, Ayoola Seun, was on Tuesday arraigned by the police before an Ota Magistrates’ Court in Ogun State for allegedly defrauding a company of N891,000. The prosecutor, Inspector ...

Two men, Tunde Okunuga, 33, and John Solomon, 19 – on Thursday appeared before an Iyaganku Magistrates’ Court, Ibadan, for allegedly damaging a glass door of a branch of Shoprite located on Ring Road, ...

ALagos State High Court will today begin the trial of Drambi Vandi, the policeman who allegedly killed a Lagos-based lawyer, Mrs. Omobolanle Raheem, on Christmas Day. Vandi, attached to the Ajiwe Police ...