Tag Archives: Prison

Illegal Firearms: Smugglers of 1,570 Rifles Made Statement Voluntarily -Witness

  Comptroller-General of Customs, Colonel Ahmad Alli, inspecting the smuggled riffles into the country after they were arrest   A prosecution witness in the trial of three men and a company, alleged to have smuggled 1,570  Pump Action Rifles into the country, today, told Justice Saliu Saidu  of a Federal High Court, Lagos, that the statement made by the fourth ...

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Court Jails Sudanese 2 Years for Drug Trafficking

The convict, Guma Ismail Mahdi Abdalla             A Federal High Court, Lagos, today, convicted and sentenced a Sudanese, Guma Ismail Mahdi Abdalla, to two years imprisonment for trafficking in hard drug.              The convict, was given the jail terms by Justice Salliu Saidu, who presided over the court.     ...

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Police Arraign Man, Otunba Ashogbon, For False Giving Information

  Men of Zone of Nigerian Police Force, Onikan-Lagos, have arraigned a 57 year-old Lagos socialite, Otunba Olusegun Ashogbon, before a Lagos Chief Magistrate’s Court, Igbosere, over alleged perjure.   Police alleged in a charge marked L/51/2019, that the Owo, Ondo State born defendant committed the offence on November 12, 2015, at Are Avenue, off Sawyer Street, Dopemu area of ...

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Driver Docked For Alleged Theft of N3 Million Car

              A 37 year-old cab driver, Owolabi Opeyemi, has been arraigned before an Igbosere Chief Magistrate’s Court, Lagos, for allegedly stealing a Toyota Corolla car, valued N3 million.                    Owolabi, a resident of 12, Robert Oyakhilome Street, Palmwill Estate, Remlek; Badore, Ajah, Lagos, was arraigned before ...

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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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Pastor Remanded Over Alleged Drug Trafficking

  A Federal High Court, Lagos today, remanded a man who claimed to be a “Pentecostal Pastor” Ugwuchukwu Godwin Chinedu to prison custody pending when his bail application for  alleged drug trafficking will be heard and determined.          Justice Nicholas Oweibo remanded the defendant in prison custody till October 3, 2019 following his arraignment on a one ...

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