Tag Archives: Crime

Counsel Absence Stalls Epe Chief’s Trial Over Forgery

Further hearing in the trial of Chief Olajide Ikuforiji, the Balogun of Epeland, Lagos, before a Federal High Court, Lagos, was stalled today, due to the absence of prosecution and defence team. Chief Ikuforiji is being tried before Justice AbdulAzeez Anka by the men of Police Special Fraud Unit (PSFU) Ikoyi, Lagos, on a two count-charge of forgery. His was  ...

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Man Docked For Unlawful Possession Of Pump Action Gun

  A middle age-man, Sofela Temidayo, has been arraigned before a Chief magistrate’s Court, sitting at Igbosere, Lagos, for unlawful possession of pump action gun. He was arraigned by the men of Force Criminal Intelligence and Investigation Department (ForceCID) Annex, Alagbon-Ikoyi, Lagos, on a count charge of the offence. The defendant, according to the prosecutor, Barrister Morufu Animashaun, was arrested ...

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Company Manager Docked For Stealing N100.3m Goods

A manager with an Ibadan-based company, Ayokunle Ajetunmobl, was today, brought before Justice A. S Bolaji, of Iyanganku High Court of Oyo State, for alleged stealing of his employer’s goods valued more N100, 362,332 million. Ajetunmobi, who work with Expand Global Industry Limited, was arraigned before the court by the General Investigation department of Force Criminal Intelligence and Investigation Department ...

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Police Arraign Man For Issuing N11.2m GTB’s Dud Cheques

The Special Fraud Unit (SFU) of the Nigeria Police Force, Lagos, today, arraigned a man, Akinkunle Olunloyo who is said to be a cousin to the former governor of old Oyo State, Chief Victor Olunloyo, before a Federal High Court, Lagos, for allegedly issued dud cheques of Guaranty Trust Bank Plc, valued N11, 250,913.78 million. The defendant was arraigned before ...

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Man Arraigned For Adulterating Engine Oil

A businessman, Cajethan Chike Muonagolu, was today, arraigned before a Federal High Court, Lagos, for alleged dealing on adulterated engine oil. The defendant alongside his company, Richbon Nigeria Limited, located at Plot 242, Apapa-Oshodi Expressway, Odo-Olowu Bus-Stop, were arraigned before Justice Saliu Saidu led-court on four count charge bordering on conspiracy, dealing in substandard products and failure to comply with ...

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Lawyer Urges Court To Stop Trial of Suspects in Absentia

A Lagos-based lawyer, Gideon Okebu, has filed a suit before a Federal High Court, Lagos, seeking an order expunging a section of the Administration of Criminal Act (ACJA), which provides for the trial of any defendant in absentia. Okebu in a suit marked FHC/L/CS/150/19, listed the Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and the National Assembly as the first and second ...

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