Judiciary

Court Remands 13 UNILAG Students In Prisons Over Riotous Invasion

    The Police from State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department (SCIID), Panti-Yaba, of Lagos State Police Command, on Saturday, charged 13 students of the University of Lagos (UNILAG), before a Special Offences Mobile Court in Oshodi, Lagos, over unlawful invasion into Television Continental (TVC), premises. The 13 students are: Femi Adeyeye, Toni Aina, Kodri […]


Court Dismisses N100M Suit Against Diamond Bank

  A Federal High Court, Lagos today held that Diamond Bank Plc acted within the law when it complied with an Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) directives placing ‘no debit order’ on the account of Lagos based property company, NGP Properties and Company against the bank. Justice Muslim Hassan held this position while delivering […]


Bribing Of Judges: We Didn’t Conclude Our Investigation Before Charging Lawyer To Court—EFCC Witness

    The star witness in the ongoing trial of a legal practitioner Dr Joseph Nwobike alleged to have bribe judicial officers in order to pervert the course of justice, yesterday told an Ikeja High Court that the prosecution, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC)did not complete their investigation before charging the lawyer to […]


Contaminated Table Water: DAI Brothers Drags NAFDAC To Court For Refusing To Release Laboratory Test On Aquafina Water

  A limited liability company DAI Brothers Investment limited alleged to have been supplied with contaminated Aquafina Table water by Seven Up Bottling Company Plc have filed a suit before a Federal High Court in Lagos urging the court to compel the National Agency For food and Drug Administration and control (NAFDAC) to release forthwith […]


Airline Takeover: Arik Air Accuses AMCON’s Lawyer Of Professional Misconduct

…Adjourns Case To May 15 The Federal High Court in Lagos today deferred rulings on two preliminary objections arising from the takeover of Arik Air Limited by the Assets Management Corporation of Nigeria(AMON) till May 15, 2017. AMCON had on February 8, 2017 taken over of thy one of the nation’s airline Arik Air Limited. […]


Land Grabbing: Police Arraigns 4 men

Police from Zone 2 Command of Nigeria Police Force (NPF), Lagos, on Thursday, arraigned four men before an Igbosere Chief Magistate Court, Lagos, on offences bordering on conspiracy, land grabbing, conduct likely to breach public peace and unlawful conversation of fund. Those arraigned before Chief Magistrate Abimbola Komolafe led-court are: Babagbemiga Olaiya, 48, Ismaila Babatunde, […]


Fraudulent Practices: Company Slams N250M On FCMB

Fraudulent Practices: Company Slams N250M On FCMB A limited liability company, Sebis International Company Limited and his Managing Director, Mr. Sebastian Mokwe, have renewed their legal battle against First City Monument Bank Limited (FCMB), over an alleged loss of business and foreign partner. In amended statement of claim the company and its Managing Director have […]


N5B Fake Tyres: Chinese, Nigerian Get N10M Bail

    Justice Mojisola Olatoregun of the Federal High Court, Lagos, today admitted bail to two Chinese  and a Nigerian, who were docked for allegedly importing sub-standard automobile tyres worth about N5 billion, in the sum of N10 million with two sureties each in like sum. The accused are Taolung Shen, Xu Jing Yao and […]


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Court Orders Temporary Forfeiture Of N1. 8B Allegedly Diverted By Ex-Naval Chief

    A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos presided by Justice Muslim Hassan has ordered the temporary forfeiture of a sum of N1. 825 billion found in the bank accounts of a limited liability company, Acquila Leasing Limited traced to former Chief of Naval staff,Admiral Dele Ezeoba (rtd.). The judge made the order of […]


1004 Estate Residents Association’s President, 4 Others Face Felony Charge

    The Nigeria Police has arraigned the President of 1004 Estate Residents’ Association in Lagos, Mr. Tayo Soetan and four other persons before an Igbosere Chief Magistrate’s Court, Lagos, on charges bordering on conspiracy, felony, forceful invasion and conduct likely to breach of public peace. Others charged with the Estate President are: Bosun Sosanya […]