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Court Sentences Man to 7 Years Imprisonment Over Drug Importation

A Brazil-based Nigerian, Nogueria Achiagonye Solomon Onyinye, was today convicted and sentenced to seven years imprisonment, by a Federal High Court, Lagos, for unlawful importation of 1.5 kilograms of Cocaine. Onyinye was given the jail term by Justice Ayotunde Faji, after the National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) had reviewed the facts of the crime against the convict, after changing ...

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Illegal Arms: Court Dismisses Accused’s Motion Seeking to Witness Mother’s Burial

A Federal High Court, Lagos, today, dismissed a motion filed by Oscar Okafor, one of the defendants facing trial on alleged illegal importation of 661 pump action rifles into the country, seeking the court’s permission to attend his late mother’s burial. The court presided over by Justice Ayotunde Faji, dismissed the motion on the ground that the charges which the ...

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N162m Fraud: I’m Not A Licensed BDC Operator -Defendant

A fraud suspect, Uju Peace Izuogu, who is facing trial before a Federal High court, Lagos, on alleged N162 million fraud, has told the court that she was never licensed to operate Bureau De Change (BDC).     Uju alongside one Richard Owegie and their company, Reoworld Enterprises Limited, are standing trial on charges of fraud, obtaining under false pretence and ...

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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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FG Closes Case Against Alleged Smugglers Of 661 Pump Action Guns

The Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF), today, informed a Federal High Court, Lagos, that it has closed its case against five men and a company, who allegedly smuggled 611 sophisticated pump action rifles into the country. Mr. Julius Ajakaiye, a Deputy Director in the Federal Ministry of Justice, stated this after the ninth prosecution witness, Mr. Tanimu Atunbi Jeremiah, a ...

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Oil Marketer Sues Zenith Bank With N6.4bn Suit Over Illegal Charges

An independent oil marketer, Olusola Anthony Adejugbe and his company, Tonique Oil Services Limited, have instituted a N6, 441, 369, 617.73 billion suit against Zenith Bank Plc, before Federal High Court, Lagos, over what they described as excessive and illegal charges. The matter which is before Justice Ayotunde Faji, is fixed for hearing April 4 and 5. Adejugbe in his ...

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