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Fake female army officer arraigned in court over alleged assault

A self acclaimed female Army officer, Mary-Jane Uwachua, 30, who allegedly assaulted two bank security guards, was on Thursday, brought before a Tinubu Magistrates’ Court in Lagos.

Businessman in court over alleged damage of building materials

A 54-year-old businessman, Tunde Fisayo, who allegedly broke into a neighbour’s property and destroyed his building materials, was on Wednesday brought before a Yaba Magistrates’ Court in Lagos.

Man reminded for allegedly stealing teenager’s pant

An Osogbo Chief Magistrates’ Court, on Tuesday, ordered the remand of 29-year-old Rasaq Iyanda, for allegedly stealing a 13-year-old girl’s pant.

Two men face trial over alleged operation of fake clinic, impersonation

Two men, Paul Kahomen and Ettenne Hounsa, who allegedly set-up a clinic and pretended to be doctors appeared before an Ogudu Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State on Tuesday.

Man remanded for allegedly killing his father over land

An Ilorin Magistrates’ Court on Monday ordered the remand of one Sunday Abolaji, 44, in Oke-Kura prison for allegedly killing his father, Ajamu Abolaji.

Police arraign security guard for allegedly stealing 46 bags of rice

Police on Monday, had arraigned a 46-year-old security guard, Isiaka Gbadamosi, in an Osogbo Chief Magistrates’ Court for allegedly stealing 46 bags of rice, vegetable oil, seasoning and salt.

25-year-old trader remanded in prison for alleged rape

A Chief Magistrates’ Court in Kaduna on Monday ordered that a 25-year-old trader, Jibrin Usman, who allegedly raped a 12-year-old girl be remanded in prison custody pending legal advice from the Kaduna State Director of Public Prosecution (DPP).

Suspects linked to Ilorin violence remanded in custody

Five suspects arrested in connection with the recent attacks on the ‘Agbaaji,’ Ilorin family residence of the Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, have been remanded in prison custody following their arraignment before a Magistrate’s court in Ilorin.

Three men caught with women’s sanitary pads

Three men, Hamzat Ademola (30), Kayode Kazeem (28) and Obasanmi Sola (30) on Tuesday appeared before an Ado-Ekiti Chief Magistrates’ Court over alleged illegal possession of ladies’ sanitary pads.

Block molder in court for defilement

A 23-year-old block moulder, Daniel Ezekiel, who allegedly defiled a 13-year-old food vendor, was on Monday brought before an Igbosere Magistrates’ Court in Lagos.

Court remands man for alleged kidnapping

A Magistrates’ Court in Minna on Friday ordered the remand in prison custody of one Mohammed Aliyu over alleged kidnapping.

Justice Onnoghen: Full activities return in Osun high court

Activities at the Osun State High Court on Thursday returned to normal position after a 2-day protest by members of the Nigerian Bar Association, Osun Chapter, against the suspension of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen.

Four in court over slaughter of 148 people at university

A Kenyan court on Tuesday acquitted one suspect and ruled four others have a case to answer for the 2015 slaughter of 148 people at a university.

Bricklayer docked over alleged theft of planks

A 25-year-old bricklayer, Femi Abbey, was on Tuesday arraigned in Lagos for allegedly stealing 126 planks valued at N280, 000.

Woman remanded for tricking minor to part with N500, 000

An Ejigbo Chief Magistrate Court at the weekend ordered that a 34 year-old woman, Christabel Olotu, be remanded in prison custody for allegedly tricking a 12 year-old boy to part with N500,000 belonging to his parents.

Suspect: How we helped an underage girl into prostitution

Police at the weekend told an Ejigbo Chief Magistrate Court how a 32 year-old woman, Emmanuella Ozuabi, assisted a 16 year-old girl to become a prostitute.

CDHR raises the alarm over Police extortion in Delta

Members of the Committee For Defence of Human Rights (CDHR) Udu unit, in Udu Local Government Area of Delta state, have decried the growing rate of police extortion within the locality and called on the state’s Police Commissioner, CP Anthony Ogbizi, to come to their rescue in tackling the situation.

Man accused of raping 13-yr-old girl remanded in prison

An Ado-Ekiti Magistrates’ Court on Monday remanded a 45-year-old man, Ajibade Olaoluwa, in prison for allegedly raping a 13-year-old girl.

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