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Ibori Loses Appeal Against Corruption Charges In British Court

  Former Delta State Governor James Ibori has lost an appeal against his conviction in London. The former governor pleaded guilty in a London court in 2012 to 10 counts of fraud and money-laundering involving sums amounting to at least

Alleged N11bn Diversion: Court Adjourns Ex-Governor Shema’s Trial

Former Governor Ibrahim Shema exchanges pleasantries with his lawyers at the Katsina State High Court on October 16, 2018.   The Katsina State High Court has adjourned the trial of former governor Ibrahim Shema and three others over an allegation

N229m money laundering: Ex-minister, 4 others reappear in court

Former Minister of Science and Technology, Dr Abdu BulamaPHOTO: Tribune The former Minister of Science and Technology, Dr Abdu Bulama and four others on Monday reappeared before a Federal High Court Damaturu on a seven-count charge of criminal conspiracy and

National Industrial Court Dismisses Suit Filed By Ex-DSS Spokesperson, Marilyn Ogar

  The National Industrial Court in Abuja has dismissed the suit filed by a former spokesperson of the Department Of State Services (DSS), Marilyn Ogar, over her retirement from office in September 2015. Delivering judgment in the suit on Monday,

Farmer drags man to court over destruction of farm

Court Logo A middle aged farmer, Mukhtar Ahmad, on Monday dragged one Muhammad Umar to Magajin Gari Sharia Court in Kaduna accusing him of completely destroying his farm that was due for harvest. The complainant, a resident of Rigachikun area

Customer drags Stanbic IBTC to court over sale of property

Stanbic IBTC By Akin Kuponiyi An Oshogbo-based legal practitioner in Osun, Southwest Nigeria, Mrs Abosede Fagbola, who alleged that her property situated at 3 Ayoola Adeyefa street (Plot 4 Block N) Oroki Estate, Oshogbo sold by Stanbic IBTC Plc was

Criminal charges: Court permits FG to serve Ekweremadu through NASS

Ekweremadu The Federal High Court Abuja has granted the Federal Government permission to serve criminal charges on Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu through the Clerk of the National Assembly. Justice Binta Nyako gave the order on Wednesday following a complaint

EFCC Vows to Arrest Innoson Chairman as Court Strikes Out Case Against Him

  The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has vowed to ensure that the Chairman, Innoson Motors Nigeria Limited, Mr Innocent Chukwuma is arrested to face fraud charges in court. Spokesperson of the commission, Mr Wilson Uwujaren, made the vow

N21.7m alleged fraud: Court adjourns case against former NMA Chairman

Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) Jethro Ibileke/Benin A Benin City High Court, Edo State, on Tuesday adjourned a N21.7 million fraud case preferred against a former Chairman of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), Edo State Chapter, Dr. Emmanuel Ighodaro and two

Court Nullifies Senator Kashamu’s Expulsion From PDP

File photo: Buruji Kashamu   A High Court Sitting in Abuja has nullified the expulsion of the Senator representing Ogun State East Senatorial district, Senator Buruji Kashamu, and the State Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Adebayo Dayo, from

Alleged Theft: Court Strikes Out Case Against Innoson Motors

Innocent Chukwuma   A judge of the Lagos State High Court on Wednesday struck out the case of CEO of Innoson motors Nigeria Limited, Innocent Chukwuma, due to the inability of the Economic Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to produce him

Court Nullifies APC Primaries In Rivers

  A High Court sitting in Port Harcourt has nullified the primaries of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State. The court on Wednesday nullified the nomination of Mr Tonye Cole as the Governorship candidate of the party on

Alleged N3.5bn Fraud: Court Grants N250m Bail To Saraki’s Aide, Two Others

A Federal High Court in Lagos on Tuesday granted bail in the sum of N250 million each to Gbenga Makanjuola, an aide to Senate President Bukola Saraki and others, standing trial alongside over N3.5 billion fraud. The defence counsel, Mr

Melaye, Others Ask Court To Set Aside Police Summon, Demand N500m Damages

File photo   The Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki and two other senators, Dino Melaye and Ben Murray-Bruce have filed a suit asking the Federal High Court to set aside the police summon following their involvement in a protest last