Tag Archives: Police

Appraising The Legal Framework Against Extra Judicial Killings in Nigeria [1]

  COLLINS OKEKE Esq “The overall situation that I encountered in Nigeria gives rise to extreme concern. By many measures, the Federal authorities and the international partners are presiding over an injustice pressure cooker. Some of the specific contexts I examined are simmering. The warning signs are flashing bright red: increased numbers of attacks and killings over the last five ...

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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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Muslim Lawyers Task Police on Killing Of  14 Years Pupil

The deceased, Abdulqudus Anifowoshe             Muslim lawyer’s Association of Nigeria (MULAN), Lagos State chapter, has called on the Deputy Commissioner of Police in-charge of State Criminal Intelligence and Investigation Department (SCIID), Panti-Yaba, to thorough investigate the gruesome murder of a 14-year-Old, Abdulqudus Anifowoshe.           Abdulqudus, a SS 2 pupil of Icon  Primary ...

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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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Businessman Remanded for Posting offensive Material About Lady on Facebook

Men of the Nigerian Police, Zone 2, Onikan, Lagos,  today, arraigned a 40-year-old Lagos businessman, Mr Ibrahim Arowolo, before a Federal High Court, Lagos, for allegedly committing an offence under the Cybercrimes Act. The accused, Ibrahim, was arraigned before the court presided over by Justice (Professor) Chuka Austin Obizor led court on a three count-charge bordering on the offence. The ...

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Police Charge 12 To Court For Swindling UBA Of N139.8m

The Special Fraud Unit (SFU) of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) Ikoyi-Lagos, have charged 11 persons and a limited liability company, before a Lagos Federal High Court, Lagos, for allegedly defrauded United Bank Plc (UBA) of the sum of N139. 860 million. Those accused of swindled UBA of the said sum are: Obinna Michael Umeanor, Lanre Smith, Bashir Adamu Gusau, ...

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