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A Zuba Chief Magistrate Court in Abuja has adjourned the trial of Senator Elisha Abbo, the lawmaker charged for allegedly assaulting a nursing mother in a sex toy shop in Abuja.

Absence of Senator Abbo, prosecution counsel stall ‘assault’ trial in Zuba Court

The absence of Sen. Elisha Abbo, who allegedly assaulted a nursing mother and the prosecution counsel, on Thursday stalled continuation of trial in a Zuba Chief Magistrates’ Court, in Abuja.

Court admits labourer to N50,000 bail

An Upper Area Court in Gudu, Abuja, on Thursday admitted a 21-year-old labourer, Ibrahim Suleiman, who allegedly attacked his colleague with a knife to bail in the sum of N50,000.

Applicant arraigned for allegedly stealing phone in airport mosque

The police on Friday arraigned an applicant, Yusuf Babaringin, in an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court, Lagos for allegedly stealing a cell phone from a Mosque in the Departure Hall of the Murtala Muhammad International Airport (MMIA), Ikeja.

Cook jailed for stealing from ex-employer with knife

A 26-year old cook has been sentenced to four years imprisonment with hard labour for stealing the sum of N231,000 from his former place of work, The Place Restaurant, located at Lekki Phase I, Lagos, armed with a knife after he was sacked for wrongdoing and escaping from lawful custody at the Igbosere Magistrate Court.

Sales manager remanded for allegedly stealing employer’s N8.9 million

A Sales Manager with the Inter Stars Synergy Nigeria Ltd, Ajah, Lagos, Kehinde Adetimehin, has been arrested and arraigned before a Lagos Magistrate Court for allegedly stealing the sum of N8,905,311 belonging to his employer which he realised from the sales of the goods entrusted in his care by his employer.

Gospel musician in court for allegedly stealing 45,000 litres of petrol

A 36-year-old gospel musician, Ajibola Oyetunde, who allegedly stole his employer’s 45,000 litres of Premium Motor Spirit (petrol) valued at N8 million, on Wednesday appeared in an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court.

Court remands herder for allegedly stealing recharge cards

An Ilorin Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday ordered that a 25-year-old herdsman, Mohammed Bello, be remanded in Oke-Kura prison yard for allegedly stealing recharge cards worth N420,000.

BDC agent lands in prison over alleged $3,300 theft

The Police at the Lion Building Division, Lagos Island, Lagos have arrested a 50-year old Bureau De Change agent operating at Bristol area of Martins Street, Oseni Saddam, for allegedly stealing the sum of $3,300 equivalent to N1,152,000 belonging to his business partner, Yakubu Idris.

Reverend father arraigned in court for alleged forgery

The Reverend Father in charge of New Jerusalem Cathedral of Praise Church, Imoku area of Epe, Lagos, Rev. Emmanuel Disu, 65, has been arraigned before a Lagos Magistrate Court for allegedly forging the Deed of Assignment belonging to the Adefuye Family.
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Businessman remanded in prison for stealing $45,000

A 31-year old businessman, Bonny Ifeuwabunike, has been arraigned before a Lagos Magistrate Court for allegedly obtaining $45,000 from two customers on pretext of helping them to convert the money to naira equivalent, but instead allegedly converted the dollars to his use and escaped.

Motorcyclist jailed two years for robbing passenger

An Ijede Magistrate’s Court, Ikorodu, Lagos has sentenced a motorcyclist, popularly called ‘Okada’, Kehinde Awojirin 30, to two years imprisonment for robbing a female passenger, Toyin Oluwanishola, of her wallet containing N91,000.

Six security guards sent to prison for theft

The Trustees of the Capstone Church located at 360, Muritala Muhammed Way, Yaba, Lagos have dragged their six security men to court for allegedly stealing iron rods and cement valued at N18m..

Businessman arraigned over alleged theft of N14.8 million cars

A Police source alleged that the accused was arrested on the order of the Assistant Inspector General of Police, AIG in charge of Zone 2 Command, Onikan, Lagos, Adamu Ibrahim, following a petition by Udeze and arraigned before an Igbosere Magistrate Court on a two-count charge of felony to wit, obtaining, conversion and stealing.

Businesswoman loses N22 million wares to two workers

A businesswoman and importer who operates a shop at Balogun Street, Idumota, Lagos Island, Lagos, Onasanya Adetoun, has dragged her two workers before a Lagos Magistrate Court for allegedly using spare keys to open her shop after closing hours to steal wares valued at N22m and escaped.

Two men remanded in prison for robbing trader N4.2m

Two armed robbery suspects, Abubakar Ahmad, 29, and Seidu Isaa, 22 have been remanded at Ikoyi Prison, Lagos pending the advice from the office of the Directorate of Public Prosecution, DPP, for allegedly robbing a trader, Mr Kenneth Obiese of N4.2 million.

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