Tag Archives: Court

2 Ladies, 4 Men Arraigned For Unlawful Dealing in 20.1kg of Hard Drug

Two ladies and four men have been arraigned before a Federal High Court, Lagos, over unlawful dealing in 20. 160 kilograms of a banned substance, Methamphetamine.          The two ladies are: Awelesom Kings, who also goes by the name Busola Ashamu and Odoemena Chinonye Jessica. While their male counterparts are: Akpan Jacobs, Emeka Ozokechukwu, Okechukeu Remigius Menilu and Ekene ...

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Money Laundering: Atiku’s Son-In-Law, Lawyer Gets N20m Bail Each

Atiku’s lawyer,Uyiekpen Giwa-Osagie and his brother, Erhunse Giwa-Osagie, after their arraignment over money laundering on Wednesday A Federal High Court, today, admitted bail  Atiku Abubakar’s son-in-laws, Abdullahi Babalele, Barrister Uyiekpen Giwa-Osagie, who is said to be Atiku’s lawyer and the lawyer’s Erhunse Giwa-Osagie, in the sum of N20 million with one surety each.              The ...

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I didn’t Order Refusal of Bail to #RevolutionNow Protesters  -Lagos’ CR

File Copy: Police Chasing Away the #RevolutionNow# Protesters On Monday The Chief Registrar of the Lagos State Judiciary, Mrs. Taiwo Olatokun, today, denied a news report that she instructed Magistrates not to grant bail to #RevolutionNow protesters. Olutokun said report published on Sahara Reporters on Tuesday was untrue and capable of “misleading the public.” The Chief Registrar in a statement ...

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Police arraign Lawyer, 5 others Over Sowore’s RevolutionNow Protest

      file copy of the Monday’s #revolutionnow# protest The police today, arraigned five people and a lawyer for the #RevolutionNow protests, before a Lagos Chief Magistrate’s Court, Ebute Metta.          Those arraigned by the police are: Ehis Omoshomio, 35; Barrister Gabriel Ojumah, 51, Juwon Sanyaolu, 22; Stanley Anobi, 28; Elias Ozikpu, 30 and Kenechukwu Ukachukwu, ...

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Stop Castigating Judge Over Judgment, Obey Court Order, Lawyer Tells NAN

A lawyer, Johnson O. Esezoobo, has called on the management of the News Agency Of Nigeria (NAN), desist from castigating Justice Cecilia Mojisola Olatoregun, of a Lagos Federal High Court, for given judgement against the agency. Esezoobo also advised agency to simply obey the court judgment rather than castigating the judge and the nation’s judicial system. The lawyer gave the advice in a ...

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Court Fixes May 22, for Hearing of Arrest Warrant Against Oil Marketer, Chima Anyaso Over N2.06bn Fraud

pic:- Oil marketer, Chima Anyaso, in N2.06bn fraud Scandal A Federal High Court, Lagos, today, fixed May 22, for hearing of a motion on notice for the arrest of an Independent Oil Marketer, China Anyaso. The Attorney-General of the Federal (AGF), represented by Mr. Julius Ajakaiye, a Deputy Director in the Federal Ministry of Justice, filed the application following persistent ...

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