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  1. RemmyAlex

    Metro Again! Allow Dasuki To Travel For Treatment, Court Orders DSS

    A Federal High Court in Abuja has again ruled that the Department of State Services (DSS) allow former National Security Adviser (NSA), Col. Sambo Dasuki (retd.), to travel out of the country for medical treatment. The immediate-past NSA, had approached the court praying for the enforcement of...
  2. RemmyAlex

    Politics Supreme Court Suspends Saraki’s Trial At CCT

    The Supreme Court on Thursday ordered stay of proceedings of the trial of Senate President Bukola Saraki before the Code of Conduct Tribunal on 13 counts of false assets declaration. The order of Justice John Fabiyi-led five-man panel of the apex court followed a concession given by the...
  3. RemmyAlex

    Politics [OPINION] Saraki And The Hypocrisy Of the Nigerian Judicial System – Raheem Raheem 'Okoya'

    Nigeria operates a form of government that portrays federalism in the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. The Federation consists of 36 States and the Federal Capital Territory, which are constitutionally empowered with the Legislative, Executive and the Judiciary functions within...
  4. RemmyAlex

    Metro Court Dissolves 15-Year-Old Marriage Over Constant Assault

    An Ile-Ife Customary Court on Thursday dissolved the 15-year-old marriage between Grace Oladejo and her husband, Moshood over constant beating and lack of care. The President of the court, Mr Ganiyu Awoyera, in his judgment, dissolved the marriage, and ordered that there would be no refund...
  5. RemmyAlex

    Politics Saraki Urges Supreme Court To Halt CCT Proceeding

    The Senate President, Dr. Olubukola Saraki, yesterday, approached the Supreme Court, urging it to stop the proceeding of the Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT before the full blown commencement of the trial on 13-count criminal charge against him by the Federal Government. Saraki, is praying...
  6. RemmyAlex

    Politics Abia: Tribunal Affirms Ikpeazu Victory, Dismisses Otti's Petition

    The Abia State Governorship Tribunal sitting in Umuahia, the Abia state capital, on Tuesday, affirmed Governor Okezie Ikpeazu, who was candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in the April 11 Governorship election in the State as winner of the election. The tribunal dismissed the...
  7. RemmyAlex

    Metro Man Jailed 10 Years With Hard Labour For Stealing 5-Year-Old Baby

    A 42-year-old man, Obasuyi Williams, has been sentenced to 10 years in jail with hard labour, by an Oredo Magistrates’ Court, Edo state, southern Nigeria, for stealing a 5-year-old girl in Benin. The Prosecutor, Sgt. Thomas Ojo, had told the court that the convict committed the crime on 15...
  8. RemmyAlex

    Metro Edo Court Convicts 95 Sanitation Offenders

    Two Mobile Courts sitting in Benin on Saturday convicted 95 people for various sanitation offences in the state monthly environmental sanitation exercise. Chief Magistrate Ihenyen Aigbediofe convicted 60 people at Kilometre 6, while Magistrate Osamudiamen Afe, convicted 35 people at Oredo...
  9. RemmyAlex

    Metro Court Convicts Motorist for Attempting to Bribe FRSC Marshal

    A mobile court sitting in Benin on Wednesday convicted a motorist, Ayo Okundaye, for attempting to bribe a Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) Marshal with N500. The Magistrate, Mr Friday Igbinosa, who found Okundaye guilty of the three-count charge of driving without a number plate, being in...
  10. RemmyAlex

    Metro Court Jails 3 'Yahoo Boys' Over N1m Theft in Lagos

    An Ikeja High Court has jailed three internet fraudsters popularly called ‘Yahoo Yahoo Boys’. They are Ihechi Charles Okeke (alias Owolabi Sunday Sunny), Mayowa Afolabi Adigun and Etop Udeme Smith. They were accused of stealing 1million Naira belonging to one Osunkoya Mary in Lagos, Daily post...
  11. RemmyAlex

    Politics Dasuki pleads not guilty to Money Laundering Charge

    Col. Mohammed Sambo Dasuki has denied charges of illegal possession of an arms cache including assault rifles and a sub-machine gun found when security agents raided his homes in Abuja, the capital, and the northern city of Sokoto and also pleaded not guilty to money laundering brought against...
  12. RemmyAlex

    Metro Wema Bank Staff Arrested For Using Fake WAEC & LASU Result To Secure Employment

    The Lagos Police Command has arrested a 26-year-old banker, Daniel Makanjuola, for using a cloned West African Senior School Certificate and Lagos State University’s statement of result to secure employment at the Wema Bank Plc, Marina branch, on the Lagos Island. The police said Makanjuola...
  13. RemmyAlex

    Politics 3 Likely Reasons Court Postponed Saraki's suit Indefinitely

    3 Likely Reasons Court Postponed Saraki's suit Indefinitely The Court of Appeal earlier today postponed Saraki's suit without concrete reasons and here are likely excuses the Court adjourned the case. - The withdrawal of Justice Ahmed Mohammed of a Federal High Court from the case on the...
  14. RemmyAlex

    Metro Court Sentences 23 Year Old Man to 6 Months Imprisonment for Stealing N50k

    A Magistrates’ Court in Ota, Ogun state on Monday sentenced Joshua Sunday, 23, to six months imprisonment after he pleaded guilty to stealing N50,000 from one Olaoye Temitope. The Chief Magistrate, Mrs A.O. Abimbola, however, gave the convict an option to pay N40, 000 as fine. Sunday, who...
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