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Housewife docked for allegedly collecting N500,000 under false pretence

A 46-year-old housewife, Rasheedat Busari, on Thursday appeared in a Badagry Magistrates’ Court in Lagos for allegedly obtaining N500,000 under false pretences.

Driver docked over alleged drunk driving, manslaughter

A 28-year-old driver, Ganiyu Abubakar, who allegedly drove a Mazda car while under the influence of alcohol and killed a man, on Tuesday appeared in a Badagry Chief Magistrates’ Court, in Lagos.

Two allegedly steals N13,000 belonging to RTEAN

Two men, Jinadu Kosoko, 40, and Shefiu Alao, 35, who the police accused of stealing N13,000 belonging to the Road Transport Employer Association of Nigeria, on Friday appeared in a Chief Magistrates’ Court in Badagry, Lagos State.

Self-styled company director bolts with bank’s N6.6m

A Badagry Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State on Wednesday granted reprieve to 43-year-old, Odutayo Odufote, charged with N6.66 million theft.

Police docks man over alleged fraud

The Police on Wednesday docked a 36-year-old man, Lateef Afolabi, at a Badagry Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State for allegedly obtaining money by false pretense.

35-year old docked for allegedly raping 67-year old woman

A 35-year-old man, Samuel Gbodogbe, was on Monday brought before a Badagry Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos for allegedly raping a 67-year-old woman, Mrs Ayinke Ogunade.

Herdsman arraigned for allegedly causing death of three cows

A herdsman, Shagari Ahmed, was on Wednesday arraigned in a Badagry Chief Magistrates’ Court, Lagos State, for allegedly causing the death of three cows valued at N400,000.

Three men allegedly beat policeman while on duty

Three men were on Wednesday brought before a Badagry Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State for allegedly beating a police sergeant while on duty.

Unemployed man docked over alleged theft of N700,000 tricycle

An unemployed 23-year-old, Chukwujekwu Obi, who allegedly stole a tricycle worth N700,000 was on Thursday docked at a Badagry Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State.

Man allegedly steals N80,000 phone, gets N200,000 bail

A 23-year-old unemployed man, James Adavo, charged with stealing a phone valued at N80,000, was on Thursday granted a N200,000 bail.

Three men charged with smoking hemp at public bar, get N150, 000 bail

Three men — Chinonso Izueke, Oyam Raphael and Omokpia Ogbemudia — on Monday appeared before a Badagry Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State over alleged possession of six wraps of marijuana (Cannabis or hemp).

Man gets N200,000 bail for allegedly stealing coconut

An apprentice, Demola Fadipe, who allegedly stole 16 bags of coconut, was on Tuesday brought before a Badagry Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State.

Man arraigned for allegedly stealing phone from church altar

The police on Monday arraigned a 26-year-old man, Toyin Sunday, at a Badagry Chief Magistrates’ Court, near Lagos, for allegedly stealing a mobile phone worth N7,000 from a church.

Man docked over alleged stealing of N6,000 from Bet9ja

A 24-year-old unemployed man, Joshua Thomas, was on Monday brought before a Badagry Chief Magistrates’ Court, Lagos State, over alleged stealing of N6,000 from Bet9ja, a betting company.

Police arraign three for possession of marijuana

The police, on Wednesday, arraigned three men before a Badagry Chief Magistrates’ Court, presided over by Mr Jimoh Adefioye for alleged possession of six wraps of marijuana.

Man allegedly stabs girlfriend with broken bottle for refusing to cook

A 25-year-old man, Babatunde Adeoye, who allegedly stabbed his girlfriend, Miss Kehinde Olomola, with a broken bottle was on Thursday arraigned in a Badagry Chief Magistrates’ Court, Lagos State.

Man allegedly steals N22.4m fish

A 42-year-old man, Daniel Olokor, who allegedly stole 6,799 cartons of frozen fish, worth N22.4million, was on Thursday arraigned in a Badagry Chief Magistrates’ Court, Lagos State.

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Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki, has said that the state will ensure its forest belt is preserved as more investors in oil palm, cocoa, rubber plantations set up shop in the state, noting that state will collaborate with relevant stakeholders in the sector on a reforestation programme.