A Federal High Court Sitting in Lagos has issued a bench warrant for the arrest of a former governor of Enugu State, Chimaroke Nnamani. Presiding Justice Chuka Obiozor made the order of arrest following the failure of the former governor’s lawyer, to give any reasonable evidence as to why his client was absent in court.
A 57-year-old cleric, Celestine Wanu, who allegedly obtained N40,000 from one of his church members on the pretext that he would help him buy groundnut oil, was on Monday brought before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court.
The FCT High Court, Jabi, has struck out an application seeking to compel the Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF), to investigate former Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).chairmen for alleged corruption.
A Karmo Grade 1 Area Court, Abuja, on Thursday ordered that Mohammed Ali,18, be given six strokes of the cane for stealing iron rods.
A magistrate court sitting in Igarra, Akoko-Edo local government area of Edo state has convicted two persons with the third still at large for raping a 16 years old secondary school student.
The National Industrial Court, NIC, sitting in Abuja has stopped the Nigerian Labour Congress, NLC, and the Trade Union Congress, TUC, from embarking on a strike action tomorrow.
Phil Okose, Onitsha
A Federal High Court sitting in Awka, Anambra State, presided over by Hon Justice I. N. Oweibo has ordered the Nigerian Army Council, Chief of Army Staff, Lt Gen Tukur Brutai, the Commandant, 302 Artillery Regiment/Military Cantonment Onitsha and the Inspector General of Police, IGP, Mr. Solomon Arase, to release forthwith a civilian, Mazi Chukwudi Okeke Maduno, held in Onitsha Military Barracks, over land matter in Oba, Idemili South Local Government Area for about a month now.
EUCLID MYKE, Abuja.
The All Progressives Congress APC has ordered Wike to immediately swear in the Port Harcourt 1 Honourable member-elect, Hon. Victoria Wobo Nyeche, having received her certificate of return from the Independent National Electoral Commission INEC, in an election that took place on the 11th of April, 2005.
An Alimosho Customary Court in Iyana-Ipaja, Lagos, has dissolved a 14-year-old marriage between Kemi and her husband, Abraham Jokotola for abandonment and infidelity.
Two commercial motorcycle riders, Mosuru Amsat and Rasaq Samadi, who allegedly impersonated police officers with intent to steal a motorcycle were on Tuesday arraigned in Lagos.