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Court grants detained Ekiti traditional ruler bail

The Olukere of Ikere-Ekiti, Oba Ganiyu Obasoyin, has been granted bail by an Ekiti State high court sitting in Ado Ekiti, following an application he filed seeking for his bail in a murder charge brought against him by the state government.

Alleged murder: Ekiti monarch admitted at prison’s clinic, absent in court

The arraignment of the Olukere of Ikere-Ekiti, Oba Ganiyu Obasoyin, for alleged murder before a new Magistrate’s Court was stalled on Monday.

Court remands Ekiti monarch, others for alleged murder

An Ado-Ekiti Chief Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday remanded the Olukere of Ikere-Ekiti, Oba Ganiyu Obasoyin, and five others in custody for alleged murder.

Ekiti monarch, five others remanded in prison for murder

An Ado-Ekiti Chief Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday ordered that the Olukere of Ikere-Ekiti, Obasoyin Ganiyu, 50, and five other persons be remanded in prison over alleged conspiracy, attempted murder and murder.

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