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Lagos AG prosecutes 37 traffic offenders, says zero tolerance for violations

Mr Moyosore Onigbanjo (SAN), the Lagos State Attorney-General (AG) and Commissioner for Justice on Tuesday personally handled the prosecution of 37 individuals for...

Lagos task force seizes 4,477 motorcycles in 5 months

The Lagos State Task Force on Tuesday said that 4,477 motorcycles had been seized from traffic violators in various parts of the state...

Finance companies should embrace sound risk management policies – MD

The Managing Director of Credite Capital Finance and Investment Ltd., Mr Segun Ogunleye, on Thursday called on finance companies to embrace sound risk...

Alleged $8.4m fraud: Ajudua’s lawyer probes source of Bamaiyi’s money

The Defence Counsel to Fred Ajudua, a Lagos socialite accused of defrauding a former Chief of Army Staff, retired Lt.-Gen. Ishaya Bamaiyi, on...

Alleged defilement: Chrisland Supervisor petitions NJC, accuses judge of bias

Adegboyega Adenekan, a Supervisor at Chrisland School, accused of defiling a pupil of the school has petitioned the National Judicial Council (NJC), accusing...

Alleged UNILAG gang-rape: Absence of 3 defendants stalls trial

    The absence on Tuesday of three of the five students of the University of Lagos (UNILAG), facing trial for allegedly gang-raping a student...

Communications firm demands $285m judgment sum from CBN

A communications firm, Interstella Communications Ltd., has told the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to obey a Supreme Court order by paying them...

UNILAG alumnus accused of rape denies voluntarily making parts of confessional...

John Otema, an alumnus of the University of Lagos (UNILAG), standing trial for having unlawful sexual intercourse with students of the institution has...

Court adjourns for adoption of written addresses in ex-UNILAG lecturer rape...

Justice Josephine Oyefeso of an Ikeja High Court fixed Nov. 21 for the adoption of final written addresses in the ongoing criminal trial...

Alleged $8.4m fraud: Absence of defence counsel stalls Ajudua’s trial

The absence of a defence counsel, Mr Olalekan Ojo, SAN, in an Ikeja High Curt on Thursday stalled the trial a former Lagos...

How policeman defiled me on several occasions, 9-year-old pupil tells court

A nine-year-old pupil (name withheld) on Wednesday narrated before an Ikeja Special Offences and Domestic Violence Court in Lagos how a 40-year-old policeman,...

Woman bags 10-year imprisonment for killing fiance during a fight

A 27-year-old woman, Blessing Edet, was on Wednesday sentenced to 10 years in prison for stabbing Edet Ebong, her 33-year-old fiance, to death...

Alleged Lekki hotel rape: Defence seeks transfer of case out of...

The defence team of two men accused of drugging and raping a 24-year-old woman in De Lankaster Hotel Lekki, Lagos has requested that...

Green card scam: EFCC arraigns American for allegedly defrauding Nigerians

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Monday arraigned an American, Marco Ramirez, in an Ikeja Special Offences Court for allegedly defrauding...

Group urges Lagos Govt to preserve historical buildings

A group, Open House Lagos (OHL), has advised the Lagos State Government to increase efforts in the preservation of historical buildings in various locations...

Islamic cleric bags 2 years imprisonment over N37.6m fraud

An Islamic cleric, Ganiu Awojobi, was on Thursday sentenced to two years in prison for...

N14.1m SURE-P fraud: Ex-Perm Sec bags five years imprisonment

Clement Illoh, an ex-Federal Permanent Secretary in the Federal Ministry of Labour and Productivity was on Thursday sentenced to five years in prison over...

My 2-yr-old daughter was defiled by her school bus driver, mother...

A mother (name withheld) on Monday told an Ikeja Sexual Offences and Domestic Violence Court that her two-year-old daughter (name withheld) was defiled by...

Court acquits 2 NAHCO officials of $5700 fraud

An Ikeja Special Offences Court on Tuesday acquitted two officials of the Nigerian Aviation Handling Company (NAHCO), Gbolahan Majekodunmi and Gbenga Omowaiyeola, of defrauding...

Again, tribunal dismisses AD’s petition, reaffirm’s Sanwo-Olu’s victory

The Lagos State Election Petitions Tribunal, sitting in Ikeja has again dismissed the petition challenging the victory of Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu at the March...

Tribunal dismisses LP’s petition, reaffirms Sanwo-Olu as duly elected Lagos...

An Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Lagos on Monday dismissed a petition filed by the Labour Party (LP) and reaffirmed Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu...

Court sentences man to 15 years in prison for defiling 8-year-old...

An Ikeja High Court on Friday sentenced a 39-year-old man, Femi Anthony, to 15 years in prison for defiling an eight-year-old pupil. Delivering judgment, Justice...

Absence of police witness stalls Evans’ trial

The absence of a police witness on Friday, stalled the trial of alleged  kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike ,alias Evans in an Ikeja Special...

I’ve been unable to serve my wife divorce papers – Obasanjo...

Mr Olujonwo Obasanjo, son of former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Wednesday told an Ikeja High Court that he has been unable to serve his...