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Road mishap kills one, injures two in Makurdi

A primary two pupil, on Monday was feared dead with two others seriously injured, in a ghastly accident, which occurred at Heavy Duty Park, North Bank, Makurdi, Benue State in the early hours of when a truck fully loaded with beans coming from Mafia to makurdi fell on them.

James Ibori drags UK to EU human rights court

Chief James Onanefe Ibori, former governor of Delta State, has instructed his lawyers to drag the United Kingdom to the Court of Appeal at the European Court of Human Rights.
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Man nabbed for allegedly raping 14-year-old mother

The police in Ekeki police division in Yenagoa Local Government Area of Bayelsa State has apprehended a middle-aged man, simply identified as Ifeanyi, for allegedly raping a 14-year-old girl at a popular hotel in the area.

18-year-old arrested for allegedly raping seven university students

An 18-year-old suspected rapist, Chidi Okoye Christian, has been arrested by the police in Ekiti State for allegedly raping not less than seven female students of the Ekiti State University (EKSU) .

Man remanded in police custody for alleged murder

An Ado-Ekiti Magistrate’s Court, on Tuesday, ordered the remand of one Toyin Ajakaye, for alleged murder of a commercial motorbike rider, Omoniyi Are.

How I killed Okada rider because of N100 – Man tells court

An accused, Toyin Ajakaye, has told an Ado-Ekiti Magistrates’ Court that he killed an Okada rider, Omoniyi Are, because of disagreement over N100.

Court frees man accused of stealing cow

A Kaduna Chief Magistrate’s Court Tuesday discharged a 40-year-old herdsman, Mohammed Burtu, charged with receiving a stolen cow.

Furniture maker bags 50 years imprisonment for rape

Sunday Salami, a 31-year-old furniture maker, will spend the next half a century languishing in Kirikiri Prisons, Lagos, for defiling a 14-year-old Junior Secondary School 1 student.

Paedophile sentenced to 60 years in prison for raping 7-year-old pupil

Justice Sybil Nwaka of an Ikeja Domestic Violence and Sexual Offences Court, Lagos, has described Adelaja Olaide, a 48-year-old convicted paedophile, as an “animal”, while sentencing him to 60 years in prison for raping a seven-year-old primary two pupil.

Judge questions competence of lawyer handling trial of Chinese crime suspects

A Federal High Court in Lagos on Wednesday ordered the Director of Legal Services, Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON), to appear before it in connection with the trial of two Chinese nationals, charged with importing substandard tyres into the country.

Rape: Ex-UNILAG lecturer to open defence September 17

Dr Afeez Baruwa, a former part-time lecturer at the University of Lagos, is set to commence his defence on Sept. 17 against a charge of rape of an 18-year-old admission seeker.

HIV positive man to die for killing wife

An Ikeja High Court on Tuesday sentenced one Katungi Phillips to death for stabbing his wife, Justina James, to death for allegedly infecting him with the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV).

Prosecution closes case against ex-UNILAG lecturer accused of rape

The Lagos State Government on Tuesday at an Ikeja High Court closed its case against Dr Afeez Baruwa, a former lecturer of the University of Lagos, charged with raping an 18-year-old admission seeker (name withheld).

Seven-year old boy dies after mum allegedly pours hot water on him for losing...

A woman has been accused of killing her seven-year-old son by pouring hot water on him over a missing N200.

Burna Boy in SARS cell with other robbery suspects

Hip hop musician, Damini Ogulu, aka Burna Boy, is currently cooling his heels in the custody of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, Lagos State Command.

Court acquits, discharges fashion designer of attempted robbery after four years in prison

An Ikeja High Court in Lagos on Friday discharged and acquitted Ifeanyi Igwe, a fashion designer, of the charge of conspiracy and attempted robbery four years after his first arraignment.

Man acquitted, discharged of armed robbery charges after four years in Lagos jail

An Ikeja High Court on Friday discharged and acquitted Ifeanyi Igwe, a fashion designer, of the charge of conspiracy and attempted robbery four years after his first arraignment.

Court halts woman seeking ex-husband’s repatriation

A Magistrate Court sitting in Akure, Ondo State has struck out a suit filed by Eileen Odumosu against her ex-husband, Bankole Oni Ogunowo, seeking to repatriate him from United Kingdom to Nigeria.

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