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Siblings docked for allegedly using babies to beg

Section 411 carries 2 years imprisonment for conspiracy, while 168(2) carries three months for the offence of breach of peace.

Certificate Forgery: Appeal Court dismisses APC’s suit, upholds High Court ruling in favour of Obaseki

The court therefore dismissed the appeal, noting that it was unmeritorious.

My husband is lazy, doesn’t support me, my 10 children – Woman tells court

“My lord my husband is very lazy and has refused to be a responsible parent. He has not provided

Poor cooking, bad manners, court dissolves marriage in Ibadan

”Opeyemi cannot make simple eba. She puts too much salt in the food. I have shown her and corrected her but she has refused to learn.

8-year-old marriage dissolved on grounds of wife’s ill temper

Adamu confirmed and granted the divorce between Jibril and his wife.

$2.7bn: Court declines to unfreeze Shell accounts

The judge had directed 20 banks to “ring-fence any cash, bonds, deposits, all forms of negotiable instruments to the value of $2.7bn and pay all standing credits to the Shell companies up to the value into an interest yielding account in the name of the Chief Registrar of the court.”

2 men in court for allegedly damaging govt property, beating up security guard

the defendants beat up Cpl. Aderibigbe Emmanuel, a security gurad while performing his lawful duty.

Court orders interim forfeiture of properties ‘illegally acquired’ by Okorocha

The former governor was arrested on Sunday for unsealing a property seized by the Imo state government.

Nigerian government fixes March 1 for trial of Journalist, Agba Jalingo

He was arrested in Lagos, blindfolded, tortured, and taken to Cross River State by road where he was handcuffed to a refrigerator.

Court dismisses case against CBN’s directives on bank charges

The CBN, through its counsel, Adeleke Agbola, of Cheakley Chambers, however challenged the suit on the ground that the plaintiff lacked the legal capacity to institute the suit on a policy that affects the public.

Court awards N5million damages against Police, IGP for brutalising woman

It would be recalled that the applicant on April 18, 2020, during the national COVID-19 lockdown, was grievously dehumanised and publicly assaulted by NPF officers who were identified as Inspector Taiwo and Constable Abass Ibrahim.

COVID 19 : Court orders release of el-Zakzaky’s wife Zeenat for treatment

We applied to the court that the authorities should take her to government hospital that has the facility to treat the virus.” Meanwhile, Umar, also the state Solicitor general and Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Justice said the prosecution did not object to the application.

Court bars Oluwo from installing Salinsile as Ọtun Oba

In the suit no :HIW/3/2021, Oluwo and Salinsile were 1st and 2nd respondent respectively, given an interim injunction restraining Oluwo from honouring Razaq Salinsile as Otun Oba of Iwoland.

Maduabuchi: Court Martial sentences soldier to death by firing squad

Delivering the judgment at the Maimalari Cantonment, Maiduguri, President of the Court, Brigadier-General Arikpo Ekubi, said: “For the offence of murder, is death; as provided under section 106 of the Armed Forces Act. This sentence is to be carried by firing squad. May God have mercy on your soul”

Reps seek short time frame for trials of criminal, civil cases

“In average, cases stay a minimum of five to 15 years before determination and judgment. The snail-like pace of justice delivery has caused great discomfort, inconveniences and hopelessness to litigants, investors and businesses.”

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I have no anointed candidate, delegates will decide my successor — Ganduje

on the complexity of politics in Kano, so many aspirants for governorship, House of Representatives, Senate, how do I tackle it? Well looking at the antecedents of the Governor, his politics dexterity, he too is complicated complex in politics. So time will tell. The issue will be resolved democratically,” the Governor said.

Elections will continue to be a sham until we amend electoral act, says Senator

“The national assembly must pass an electoral act amendment bill that makes provision for electronic transmission of results from voting points.

We have no regrets leaving PDP ― C’River Commissioner

the decision of governor Ayade has opened the eyes of the people of the state to see the good in being in the same party with the ruling party

Nigerians are hungry, frustrated, unsafe — Northern CAN tells FG

We urged the President to go beyond rhetorics and match his words with action this time around in order to inspire confidence among Nigerians.