The minor was defiled by blunt penetration – Doctor tells court in Baba Ijesha’s case

A medical doctor told the court during the resumed hearing in Baba Ijesha’s sexual assault case that the minor who the actor allegedly assaulted was indeed defiled. Dr Aniekan Makanjuola on Thursday, October 21, narrated his findings before an Ikeja

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Court convicts two men for raping minors in Cross River

The Family Court sitting in Calabar, Cross River State has convicted a 27-year-old man, Hassan Abdullahi, for raping a 12-year-old child. Abdullahi was convicted by Hon. Justice E.E. Ita, the presiding Judge of the Family Court on Monday, September 27.

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Court remands three suspects over alleged attempt to kidnap family in Edo

An Edo State High Court, presided over by Justice Ohimai Oviageli, has remanded three suspected kidnappers for allegedly conspiring to kidnap a family. Justice Oviageli ordered the remand of the suspects: Bright Emumwen, Evans Osariemen and Chukwudi Anyanwu, in Sapele

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Woman in court for strangling neighbour using bra

A middle-aged woman identified as Jackline Anyango, has been arraigned before a Kisumu court for allegedly strangling her neighbour with bra. Appearing before Chief Magistrate Peter Gesora, the court heard how Anyango assaulted Vivian Adhiambo on June 25 at Obunga

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Court orders resident doctors to suspend strike

The Nigerian Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) has been ordered by the National Industrial Court, Abuja division, to suspend its nationwide strike. The judgement was passed after the federal government filed a lawsuit against the association, asking the court for

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Court orders EFCC to unfreeze Raymond Dokpesi’s account

The Chief Judge of the Federal High Court, Justice John Tsoho, issued an order unfreezing the bank account of the Chairman of Daar Communications Plc, Raymond Dokpesi. Justice Tsoho gave the order on Tuesday, August 3, while delivering a ruling

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”It is possible that our leader may have been killed”- IPOB reacts to DSS failure to produce Nnamdi Kanu in court

The Indigenous People of Biafra IPOB has reacted to the failure of the Department of State Services DSS to produce its leader, Nnamdi Kanu, at the Federal High Court, Abuja today July 26. Justice Binta Nyako who presided over the

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Court convicts son, mother and girlfriend for $902,935 internet fraud in Asaba

Federal High Court sitting in Asaba, Delta State on Thursday, July 22 convicted and sentenced Gift Kenneth, Dora Animam and Spice Chimzi Dandy Igwe to prison for internet-related fraud. A statement from EFCC says Kenneth, his biological mother, Animam and

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We’ve not stopped Nigerians from using Twitter – FG tells court

The Federal Government has denied claims that it has stopped Nigerians from using the microblogging site, Twitter. Punch reports that the Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, and the Federal Government made the denial in a counter-affidavit they deposed to

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South African court postpones Jacob Zuma’s trial for one month

A South African court on Tuesday, July 20, adjourned former president Jacob Zuma’s arms deal corruption trial to August 10, after the former leader applied for a postponement to appear in person rather than virtually. Zuma’s jailing earlier this month

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