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Housewife in court over theft of breast pads

A 27-year-old house wife, Stella Okeke, who allegedly stole breast pads and other beauty from a supermarket, on Wednesday appeared in an Upper Area Court in Mpape, Abuja.

Appeal Court hears suit challenging Senator Na’Allah’s nomination June 23

The Court of Appeal Sokoto Division has fixed June 23 for hearing in a suit filed by Malam Sadiq Sule-Iko challenging the nomination of Sen. Bala Na’Allah as the All Progressives Congress (APC) Kebbi South Senatorial District candidate.

Man in court for destroying electronic billboard, attempted theft

The police on Monday arraigned Musa Ibrahim, in an Upper Area Court in Mpape, Abuja for allegedly destroying an electronic billboard and attempting to steal solar panels.
The Action Alliance (AA) Governorship candidate in Imo, Mr Uche Nwosu on Friday flagged off his campaign for the March 2, election with a pledge to endorse President Muhammadu Buhari.

Appeal court quashes suit against Uche Nwosu as AA guber candidate

The Appeal Court sitting in Owerri, the Imo State capital, on Thursday struck out a suit challenging the emergence of Uche Nwosu as the authentic Imo State governorship candidate of the Action Alliance (AA) in the 2019 general elections.

NBBF: Abuja court strikes out suit challenging Musa Kida’s election

A Federal High Court in Abuja presided over by Justice B.O Quadri has struck out a suit challenging the election of Musa Ahmadu Kida as Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) President for the 2017-2021 term of office.
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Security beefed up as Appeal Court decides Zamfara APC guber tussle

Security was on Monday beefed up at Court of Appeal, Sokoto Division, ahead of a judgement challenging the order of a Zamfara High Court, which paved way for the All Progressives Congress (APC) to field candidates in the 2019 gubernatorial election.

Court adjourns Ebonyi APC governorship primary suit to February 6

A Federal High Court sitting in Abakaliki on Thursday adjourned until Feb. 6 ruling in a suit filed by Prof. Bernard Odoh one of the governorship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC).

N6.3 billion fraud: Court reserves ruling on admissibility of evidence by EFCC on Jonah...

Plateau State High Court, Jos, yesterday reserved ruling on the admissibility or otherwise of a Zenith Bank statement in court in the ongoing trial of former Governor of Plateau State and Senator Representing Plateau North, Jonah David Jang, by by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).

Offa robbery suspects plead not guilty

The five suspects involved in the Offa robbery incident in which 32 people were killed have pleaded not guilty.
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Pathologist attributes Zainab Nielsen death to suffocation

A Lagos High Court sitting at Igbosere has been told how Nigerian singer, Zainab Nielsen, alias Alizee, and her three and half-year old daughter, Petra, died of head injuries and asphyxia (or suffocation) that were not self-inflicted.

Housewife seeks divorce over husband’s failure to provide food

A housewife, Mrs Hafsat Zakaria, on Friday sought dissolution of her 16-year-old marriage over alleged failure by her husband to provide food.

2019: Court voids Rivers APC congresses

The hopes of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to wrest Rivers State from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) suffered a major setback as the state High Court sitting in Port Harcourt wednesday declared all nominations made by the state chapter of the APC towards the 2019 elections a void.

Three security guards arraigned for alleged negligence

Three security guards were on Monday arraigned at a Kado Grade 1 Area Court in Abuja over alleged negligence.

Continental Reinsurance chief dragged to court by aggrieved shareholder

An aggrieved shareholder of Continental Reinsurance Plc, Mr Maduka Kanma Okafor, has dragged the insurance company and its Managing Director Dr Femi Oyetunji before a Federal high court in Lagos, alleging that Dr Oyetunji is running the company in a manner that is illegal, oppressive and unfairly prejudical and discriminatory to him.

I was forced to marry someone I didn’t love – Woman tells court

A housewife, Hadiza Ibrahim, has pleaded with a Sharia court in Minna, Niger State, to dissolve her marriage, saying she does not love or cherish her husband.

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Family fights over late senator’s estate

A witness, Isah Bello, on Wednesday told a Gudu Grade I Area Court that the late senator, who represented Yobe North Senatorial District, Usman Al’Bishir, had seven biological children and one wife.
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Aiteo Cup: Akwa United tie is a 50-50 game – Rivers United skipper

Rivers United captain Austin Festus is looking forward to a difficult encounter when they lock horns against Akwa United in the Federation Cup Cup round of 32.
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Femi Otedola sells off stake in Forte Oil

Business mogul Femi Otedola has sold off his 75 per cent stake in Forte Oil.
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President Buhari: National interest will guide decision on AFCFTA

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday said Nigeria will be guided by ‘‘national interest’’ in taking any decision on the agreement establishing the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA).
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Father of new-born bags three months jail term

A 39-year-old internet fraudster whose wife put to bed while he was in custody, Abada Bourdillon, was on Wednesday, sentenced to three months in prison after being found guilty of criminal impersonation.