Sunday, May 26, 2024

Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP)

March 8, 2024

Ibadan: Court remands hospital owner for causing pregnant woman’s death

The prosecutor said the defendant, who owns a hospital in Koloko Olopometa, Ibadan, caused the death of the pregnant woman by carrying out surgery on her unlawfully.

Magistrates’ Court
February 26, 2024

Alleged Terrorism: I’m unaware law prohibits mention of IPOB, Eze Ndigbo tells court

Operatives of the SSS arrested Mr Nwajagu over an alleged threat to invite members of the IPOB to Lagos to secure the properties of Igbo people in the state.

Frederick Nwajagu (Eze Ndigbo)
August 17, 2023

Court strikes out illegal arms charges against CBN boss Emefiele

The court struck out illegal arms charges against suspended CBN governor Godwin Emefiele.

Godwin Emefiele
June 5, 2023

Guard arrested, remanded for defiling girlfriend’s 12-year-old daughter

On Monday, the Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court ordered the remand of a 41-year-old man, Nnamdi Dike, for defiling his girlfriend’s 12-year-old daughter.

May 9, 2023

Lagos couple remanded for raping teenage housekeeper

As the second defendant, the wife usually woke the girl up at night, stripped her naked, and instructed her husband to rape the victim.

March 30, 2023

Court grants Chrisland staff bail over alleged killing of student Whitney Adeniran

The court admitted the first and second defendants to N10 million bail each; the third and the fourth defendants to N20 million bail each.

Whitney Adeniran
March 16, 2023

Defilement: Court dismisses Dr Olaleye’s no-case submission 

On Thursday, the judge ruled that the defendant should open his case.

Dr Femi Olaleye
January 26, 2023

Police nab bar manager for raping schoolgirl

On Thursday, the Ogudu Chief Magistrates’ Court remanded a 29-year-old man, Oluwatobi Elijah, who allegedly defiled a 16-year-old girl.

Lagos State Magistrate Court
January 24, 2023

Court remands man in Kirikiri over attempt to kidnap minor in Lagos

The suspect is facing a four-count charge bordering on attempt to steal a five-year-old girl and attempt to escape from police custody.

Kirikiri Correctional Centre
January 21, 2023

Lagos man in court for allegedly defiling neighbour’s eight-year-old daughter

The minor was playing with her mates in the compound when the suspect lured her inside his room.

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