Ambode Sets Up Special Court For Sexual Offences and Corruption

Ambode Sets Up Special Court For Sexual Offences and Corruption

In a bid to ensure speedy dispensation of justice, Lagos State Government on Thursday inaugurated four special courts solely for the prosecution of sexual offences and corruption cases. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that two courts will adjudicate on special offences (economic and financial crimes), while the two others will try sexual offences. […]

Ibadan Royal tussle: Seriki vs Olubadan’s case adjourned till February

Ibadan Royal tussle: Seriki vs Olubadan’s case adjourned till February

  A suit filed by Chief Adebayo Oyediji, against the installation of Oba Saliu Adetunji, as the Olubadan of Ibadan land was yesterday Jan. 10, adjourned till Feb. 12, 2018, for further hearing. Chief Oyediji of Seriki chieftaincy line alongside Chief Olalekan Fakunle, Chief Rasheed Abinupagun, and Chief Gabriel Amao were against the installation of […]

Court dissolves 12 years old Marriage devoid of Love

Court dissolves 12 years old Marriage devoid of Love

The marriage between Mrs Bukola Hammed & Mr Abdu-Rasheed Hammed was today dissolved by a Customary court sitting at Mapo Ibadan. Mrs Bukola Hammed, a trader who resides at the Boluwaji area of Ibadan pleaded the court to enact the dissolution of her marriage to Rasheed on the allegation that whenever he is drunk, he […]

EFCC accuses Metuh of using Jonathan to delay trial

EFCC accuses Metuh of using Jonathan to delay trial

Metuh’s trial: EFCC asks court to vacate witness summon against Jonathan By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Monday, asked the Federal High Court in Abuja to vacate the subpoena it issued to compel former President Goodluck Jonathan to appear as a witness in the ongoing trial of erstwhile […]

He is not responsible, a drunkard and wife beater, woman tells court!

asks for dissolution! By Trevor Olakunle One Mrs. Rasheedat Eniola Hammed, an assorted wine seller has filed a divorce suit against her husband, Mr. Jimoh Hammed, a trader both living around Oja Oba area, Ibadan. The Plaintiff informed the Court today that her twelve years union with Jimoh which was blessed with two kids, Faridat […]

Lawyer who stabbed Husband to Death got 7 years!

Lawyer who stabbed Husband to Death got 7 years!

By Trevor Olakunle OYO STATE – Justice has prevailed over the case of Mr Lowo Oyediran who was killed by His Lawyer wife last year as an Oyo State High Court sitting, presided over by the Chief Judge of Oyo State, Muntar Abimbola on Monday has sentenced Mrs Yewande Oyediran to seven years imprisonment over […]

My Life is in Danger, please seperate Us, Woman begs Court!

My Life is in Danger, please seperate Us, Woman begs Court!

By Trevor Olakunle A Mapo Customary Court presided over by Chief Agbaje Henry Olasunkanmi has dissolved the marriage between one Mrs. Nafisat Arowolo and Mr Mutiu Arowolo living at Iyana Church area of Ibadan. According to the Plaintiff, living with her husband from day one has been hell, he is in the habit of beating […]

Man jailed for stealing Mosquito net in Ibadan

Man jailed for stealing Mosquito net in Ibadan

A Mapo Senior Magistrates’ Court in Ibadan, Oyo State, on Monday jailed a 20-year-old man, Olalekan Adebisi, for six months for stealing 50 pieces of mosquito nets. The Senior Magistrate, Mrs Mercy Aderounmu noted that the convict had already spent five months in Agodi Prison due to his inability to perfect the bail conditions of […]

Nnamdi Kanu’s sureties to appear in court in December

Nnamdi Kanu’s sureties to appear in court in December

The trial of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, has been adjourned till December 5, after an earlier reschedule for Monday was cancelled following a judges’ conference in Abuja. The Abuja Division of Federal High Court, presided over by the judge, Binta Nyako, had in October adjourned the matter till Monday […]

My wife is fetish and stubborn, man tells Court

My wife is fetish and stubborn, man tells Court

The marriage between Mr. Saheed Oyepeju and Mrs Toyin Oyepeju of Aba-nla, Idi Ayunre in Ibadan has been dissolved yesterday at a Customary Court sitting in Mapo, Ibadan. Mr. Saheed has earlier dragged his wife, Toyin to court over an allegation of being fetish and stubbon. “I want to inform this court, that I am […]

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