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Court orders Lagos public defender to take over ‘kidnap kingpin’ Evans’ case

Justice Hakeem Oshodi of an Ikeja High Court on Friday ordered the Lagos State Office of the Public Defender to take over the defence for alleged kidnap kingpin, Chukwudimeme Onwuamadike, alias Evans due to his inability to afford legal fees.

Rape: We had consensual sex – Ex-UNILAG lecturer tells court

Dr Afeez Baruwa, an ex-lecturer in the University of Lagos, accused of raping a 17-year-old admission seeker (name withheld), has said that he had consensual sexual intercourse with the teenager.

Lawyer’s absence stalls Evans’ trial

For the second time in 30 days, the trial of suspected billionaire kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike alias Evans, failed to go on at a Lagos High Court in Igbosere on Friday, following the absence of a defence counsel.

Prosecutor’s absence stalls defence of ex-UNILAG lecturer charged with rape

The absence of Lagos State counsel has stalled the trial of Dr. Afeez Baruwa, an ex-lecturer of the University of Lagos accused of raping an 18-year-old admission seeker (name withheld).

Court admits Evans confessional statement, dismiss torture claim

Justice Hakeem Oshodi of the Lagos State High Court in Ikeja yesterday dismissed the claims of Kidnap Kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, also known as Evans, that he was tortured by the men of the Police Inspector General’s Intelligence Response Team and the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) after his arrest.

There’s no proof you were tortured – Judge tells Evans

Justice Hakeem Oshodi of an Ikeja High Court on Friday told alleged kidnap kingpin Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike a.k.a. Evans that there was no proof that he was tortured by the police.

Evans: How SARS officers tortured me, killed 30 others in their custody

Alleged kidnap mastermind, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike alias Evans, yesterday narrated how members of Inspector General of Police (IGP) Intelligence Response Team and the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), tortured him and killed 30 people in his presence while in their custody.

Evans: How I was tortured, made to witness 30 executions in Police custody

Alleged kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, a.k.a. Evans, on Friday narrated how he was allegedly tortured by members of I-G’s Intelligence Response Team and the then Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS).

Evans: I was tortured by police intelligence, anti-robbery units

Alleged kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, a.k.a. Evans, on Friday narrated how he was allegedly tortured by members of I-G’s Intelligence Response Team and the then Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS).

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).

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.

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.

Lagos govt amends charges against kidnap kingpin Evans

The Lagos State Government has amended the charges it filed against Evans and the five others.

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