Sunday, September 26, 2021

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Man, 41, docked for alleged N630,000 fraud

A 41-year-old man, Adewale Muritala, on Thursday appeared before a Badagry Chief Magistrates’ Court, Lagos State, for allegedly obtaining the sum of N630,000 on false pretence. Muritala, whose address was not provided, is facing a two-count charge of fraud and...

Security guard docked for allegedly stealing iron rod

A 30-year-old security guard, Hassan Fulani, on Wednesday appeared in a Gwagwalada Magistrates’ Court for allegedly stealing iron rod worth N824,600. The police charged Fulani, who lives in Leisure Court Estate, Abuja, with criminal breach of trust and theft. The...

Court remands printer, transporter for unlawful possession of firearm

An Ikeja Magistrates’ Court in Lagos on Wednesday ordered that a printer, Oluwadamilare Balogun and a transporter, Adebayo Benson be remanded in a correctional centre for unlawful possession of firearm. The police charged Balogun, 26, and Benson, 25,...

Cybercrime: Court orders forfeiture of iPhone, Dell Laptop

An Ilorin High Court on Wednesday the forfeiture of one iPhone and Dell Laptop to the Federal Government coffers. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission charged Oyekan Adedoyin, 25, from Lagos and Oluwaferanmi Oni from Ilesha, Osun state with...

Man in police net for allegedly impregnating daughter in Ogun

The police in Ogun have arrested a 45-year-old man, Olaoluwa Jimoh, for allegedly impregnating his daughter, in Ode-Remo area of the state. This is contained in a statement issued by the Police Spokesman in Ogun, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi. ”The command arrested...

Alleged blasphemy: Court adjourns until Sept.30 for cleric to engage lawyer

An Upper Sharia Court in Kano, on Thursday, adjourned until Sept. 30, for a cleric, Abduljabbar Nasiru-Kabara, to engage the services of a lawyer, following the withdrawal of his counsels. Nasiru-Kabara is charged with four counts bordering on blasphemous comments...

Man jailed 6 months for stabbing neighbour

An Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court, on Thursday, sentenced a 35-year-old man, Fatai Ramon, to six months imprisonment with hard labour, for stabbing his neighbour in the face. Ramon pleaded guilty to breach of peace and causing grievous hurt. Chief Magistrate D....

Cobbler remanded over alleged kidnap attempt

A Kaduna Chief Magistrates’ Court on Thursday ordered the remand of a 30-year-old cobbler, Nurudeen Garba, in a correctional center for attempted kidnapping. Garba, a resident of Unguwar Sarki Kaduna, is standing trial on a two-count charge of criminal conspiracy...

Police arrest 4 robbery/cult suspects, reject N500,000 bribe in Lagos

The Police in Lagos State, said they have arrested four suspected armed robbers and cultists, rejecting a N500,000 bribe offered by the suspects to secure their freedom. The police spokesman in Lagos, CSP Adekunle Ajisebutu,  confirmed the arrest on Thursday...

Sexagenarian arraigned for alleged N2.4m fraud

The police in Lagos on Wednesday arraigned a 60-year-old man, Mr Gbemiro Oyiteme, for  alleged N2.4 million fraud. Oyiteme, whose address was not provided, is facing a three-count charge of conspiracy, stealing and obtaining money under false pretences. He, however,   pleaded...
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Kwara: Three persons in NSCDC net for alleged money rituals

Stephen Olufemi Oni, Ilorin Operatives of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Kwara state Command, have arrested a...
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UNIPORT Alumni President Adokeme laid to rest

... He offered a stable leadership and required balance... Ag. President By Our Correspondent With encomium from local and international dignitaries including the Bayelsa State Governor,...

Allow market forces to determine naira value, not politics, ex lawmaker urges FG

Stephen Olufemi Oni, Ilorin Former Chairman, Senate Committee on Banking, Insurance and other Financial Institutions, Dr. Rafiu Adebayo Ibrahim, has urged the federal government...

Your call for Emefiele’s resignation mischievous – CSOs chide PDP

The Coalition of Civil Society Groups (CCSG) has knocked the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) following its call for the resignation of the Governor of...

Your call for Emefiele’s resignation mischievous – CSOs chide PDP

The Coalition of Civil Society Groups (CCSG) has knocked the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) following its call for the resignation of the Governor...