Wednesday, February 8, 2023

Court

February 6, 2023

Security guards jailed for stealing water tank

Mr Sulieman also ordered the convict to pay N50,000 to compensate the tank’s owner.

Court room used to illustrate the story
January 19, 2023

Presidential Election: Court strikes out suit seeking Tinubu’s disqualification

“Having found that the plaintiff lacks the locus standi, the court has no jurisdiction to proceed with the matter, and the proceedings will terminate at this point.”

Bola Tinubu and All Progressives Congress (APC)
December 28, 2022

Man, 47, jailed seven months for breach of trust, cheating

Mr Madaki, a resident of Keffi, Nasarawa State, was convicted on a two-count charge of criminal breach of trust and cheating.

gavel
December 21, 2022

NMA warns against persistent attacks on medical personnel

The association urged aggrieved patients and their relations to always channel their complaints to appropriate quarters.

Nigerian Medical Association
December 19, 2022

Court finds Doyin Okupe guilty of money laundering

Mr Okupe was found guilty of accepting a N200 million cash bribe from former NSA Sambo Dasuki, meant to purchase weapons to combat the Boko Haram insurgency.

Doyin Okupe
December 17, 2022

Courts urged to consider lawyers with disability in scheme of affairs

“The judiciary should be more accessible both physically and otherwise for lawyers with disability,” he said.

Lawyers with disabilities
December 15, 2022

Court throws out suit seeking disqualification of Tinubu, Atiku

Justice Inyang Ekwo, in a judgement, held that the plaintiffs failed to support the suit with credible evidence, hence, the case lacked merit.

Bola Tinubu and Atiku Abubakar
December 9, 2022

We’re investigating N4.8 billion contract fraud in Oyo: Anti-graft agency

Anti-graft agency boss, Eni Esan, said on Friday in Ibadan that the money was purportedly given to some contractors in 2018 to execute some contracts.

Hon. Justice Eni Esan (rtd)
November 29, 2022

Two friends bag one year imprisonment each for defrauding another person of N700,000

The convicts were given an option of N45,000 fine each, and ordered to pay N350,000 each as compensation.

Court
November 28, 2022

Yobe North: Appeal Court affirms Machina as APC senatorial candidate

The appellate court dismissed Senate President Ahmed Lawan’s appeal as lacking in merit.

Bashir Machina