Court orders Doctor’s arrest for having illicit affairs with businessman’s wife

An Upper Area Court in Jos on Friday issued a warrant for the arrest of a medical doctor, Michael Owoicho-Odeh for having an illicit affair with the wife of a…

EFCC arraigned fake Patience Jonathan’s aides for N26m fraud

Justice Kumaliya of the Borno State High Court in Maiduguri has ordered two men accused of parading themselves as aides of former First Lady, Patience Jonathan, to be remanded in…

Court frees lawmaker detained on Wike’s order

A Federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt has ordered the immediate release of a member of House Representatives Farah Dagogo who was detained on the prompt of Governor Nyesom…

Abuja-Kaduna train was bombed, airport attacked because I’m in prison- Abba Kyari

Suspended police officer Abba Kyari has blamed the spate of violent crimes in the country on his continued detention at the Kuje prisons. He told a court that criminals are…

Assault: Court orders CCT chairman to appear before Senate for probe

  Abuja Division of the Federal High Court has ordered the chairman of the Code If Conduct Tribunal (CCT), Danladi Umar, to appear before the Senate in a probe of…

Court sacks former House of Reps Speaker, Dogara

Justice Donatus Okorowo of the Federal High Court in Abuja, on Friday, sacked the former Speaker, House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, from the lower chamber for defecting from the Peoples…

Lagos school driver defiles 3-year-old pupil

A 37-year-old primary school driver, Kingsley Okwumbu, has been remanded at the Kirikiri Correctional Centre by an Ikeja magistrate’s court in Lagos for defiling a three-year-old pupil of the school.…

Senate confirms Ketanji Brown Jackson to US Supreme Court

The US Supreme Court is to include a black female justice for the first time in its 233-year history after the Senate confirmed Justice Ketanji Brown Jackson to the nine-member…

Court sentences two SSS 3 students to 7 years imprisonment for stealing

Justice Yetunde Adesanya of the Lagos High Court has sentenced two Senior Secondary School (SSS 3) leavers Udochukwu Anyanwu and Udo Chibike (also known as Lasis), to seven years imprisonment…

Court dismisses suit against $418m Paris Club debt deductions

Justice Inyang Ekwo of the Federal High Court in Abuja on Friday dismissed the suit filed by the 36 States governors seeking to stop the Federal Government from making $418million…