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A lawyer walks through the compound at the Federal High Court in Ikoyi district in Lagos, Nigeria, May 8, 2018. REUTERS/Akintunde Akinleye

Chisco drags accountant to court for ‘stealing N37.7 million’

The management of Chisco Group of Companies in Lagos has dragged its accountant, Awa Ogechukwu Eke, 38, before a Lagos Magistrates’ Court for allegedly conniving with others, still at large, to steal the sum of N37,799,118.

Two men docked over alleged obtaining of N2 million under disguise of selling land

Two men, Kazeem Ekundayo, Waliu Majiyagbe, who allegedly obtained the sum of N2million, under false pretext of selling land, were On Monday, arraigned before a Lagos Magistrates’ Court, sitting in Igbosere.

Teenager steals N340,000 after hiding in bank’s toilet overnight

A 16-year-old boy, Adekunle Ayomikun, who allegedly hid in the toilet of a bank overnight and stole N340,000 was yesterday, remanded at Special Correctional Centre for boys in Oregun, by a Lagos magistrate’s court sitting in Igbosere.

Man dragged to court over late father’s property documents

The children of Late Joshua Olusoga of Surulere, Lagos have dragged their brother, Gbenga Olusoga, 59, before a Lagos Magistrate’s Court for allegedly stealing the certificate of occupancy and survey plan documents of their late father’s property located at 14, Badaru Street, Surulere, Lagos.

Restaurant manager docked over N8 million theft

The manager at a restaurant, Delta Pot Cursine, Nosa Okupoji, yesterday, appeared before a Lagos Magistrate’s Court sitting in Igbosere, for allegedly stealing N8 million from his employer.
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Lagos bizman threatens to kill customer over N1.4 million deal

A 35-year-old businessman, Victor Olayinka, who allegedly threatened to kill his customer after obtaining N1,423,000 from him under false pretence that he was going to supply him goods which he failed to do, was yesterday, arraigned before a Lagos magistrate’s court, sitting in Igbosere.

Three vessel crew members docked for allegedly stealing N8.4 million petrol

Three crew members of a ship, who allegedly stole 8000 litres of petroleum products worth N8.4 million, were yesterday arraigned before a Lagos Magistrate’s Court, sitting in Igbosere.

Fake navy officer docked over impersonation

One Mohammed Tukur, who allegedly impersonated a Naval officer, has been arraigned before a Lagos Magistrate’s Court sitting in Ogba.

Chevron staff arraigned in court over alleged N4.4 million theft

A 33-year old woman, Dominica Uzoma Elendu who claimed to be a contract staff with Chevron Nigeria Ltd has been arraigned before a Lagos Magistrate’s Court for allegedly obtaining the sum of N4, 403,900 from the Managing Director of Daily Beverages Nigeria Ltd under false pretence.

Man docked for failure to produce wife over N180 million fraud

A 41-year-old man Ifebuzor Ngoladi, whose wife, Diamond Ngoladi, absconded after defrauding Sterling Bank of N180million, was yesterday arraigned before a Lagos Magistrate’s court, sitting in Igbosere, for failing to produce her.
A lawyer walks through the compound at the Federal High Court in Ikoyi district in Lagos, Nigeria, May 8, 2018. REUTERS/Akintunde Akinleye

Bus driver ordered to sweep court premises for biting police officer’s nose, chest

A Lagos magistrate’s court in Igbosere, yesterday, ordered a 31-year-old bus driver, Jamiu Adeoye, to sweep all four floors and premises of the court for biting a Police officer on his nose and chest.
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Barber accused of abduction, rape

The Police, yesterday, arraigned a 24-year-old barber, David Jude, who allegedly abducted and raped a 16-year-old girl, before a Lagos Magistrate’s court sitting at Ajegunle.
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Man gets two years jail term for land grabbing

A Lagos Magistrate’s Court in Ikoyi, has sentenced Mr. Saheed Magbe aged 35 years to two years imprisonment for land grabbing.

Tanker driver docked over alleged theft of N5.5 million diesel

A Tanker driver Muritala Issa, who allegedely stole petroleum product worth N5,575.223million, was Wednesday arraigned before a Lagos Magistrate’s Court sitting in Ajegunle.

Midwife gets N50,000 bail for selling newborn baby

A Lagos Magistrate’s Court sitting in Ikeja has granted a quack midwife, Regina Ibeto, bail in the sum of N50,000 following her arraignment for selling a newly born baby.

Police dock retired army captain for failing to produce suspect

Operatives of the Police Special Fraud Unit (PSFU), Ikoyi, Lagos, have dragged a retired Captain of the Nigerian Army, Zakari Umar, 55, and Olawale Mohammed Akeeb before a Lagos Magistrates’ Court for allegedly failing to produce the two suspects.

Man arraigned for ‘hacking’ into Ecobank’s App

A 28-year-old suspected fraudster, James Nwagalezi, was yesterday, arraigned before a Lagos Magistrate’s Court for allegedly conniving with Okoli Nmesoma, already facing trial, to hack into the mobile app account of Eco Bank Plc and unlawfully withdrawing the sum of N207 million.

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