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Evans hires new lawyer after former lawyer withdraws from trial

Following the withdrawal of Mr Olukoya Ogungbeje, lead defence counsel of Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike alias Evans, from all criminal cases in the high courts in Lagos, the alleged kidnap kingpin has employed the services of a new counsel.

Victim: Kidnap kingpin Evans chained me for 88 days

Mr Donatius Dunu, the Managing Director of Maydon Pharmaceuticals, has told the court that he was kidnapped, chained and held for 88 days by billionaire kidnap kingpin Evans.

Kidnap victim: How I escaped from Evan’s captivity

One of the victims of the alleged billionaire kidnapper, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike (popularly known as Evans), on Friday narrated before an Ikeja Division of the Lagos State High Court how he escaped from captivity hours before he was to be killed.

Kidnap kingpin Evans’ accomplice loses bid to get bail

The Lagos State High Court in Ikeja on Friday dismissed the bail application filed by Victor Aduba, who is facing criminal charges alongside alleged notorious kidnapper, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, alias Evans.

Court adjourns continuation of Evans’ trial to March 2

The trial of Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, a.k.a Evans, and his alleged accomplices was on Friday adjourned until March 2.

Suspected kidnap kingpin Evans accuses prison officials of starving him

Suspected billionaire kidnapper, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, popularly known as Evans, on Friday raised an alarm that prison authorities for three days in a row, have denied him food.

Kidnap kingpin Evans pleads not guilty to kidnapping charges

The Lagos State Government on Thursday re-arraigned alleged kidnap kingpin, Chukwudubem Onwuamadike, alias Evans, and five others before a Lagos State High Court in Ikeja.

Ten witnesses lined up against Evans, others

Police have lined up 10 witnesses to testify against the billionaire kidnapper, Chukwudubem Onwuamadike, popularly known as Evans, and his co-accused who were arraigned before the Lagos State High Court, Ikeja, on a two count charge.

Kidnap kingpin Evans, 5 others remanded in prison

Suspected kidnap kingpin, Chukwudubem Onwuamadike, a.k.a Evans and five others were on Wednesday hauled up before an Ikeja High Court in Lagos.

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