Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has been fined the sum of N200,000 for failing to appear in court to take his plea in an alleged N4.6 billion fraud. Justice Daniel Osiagor of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos, on Wednesday, October 13, 2021, awarded the fine to...
The Federal High Court 8, Abuja has given a go ahead to the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) for the launch of eNaira. ENaira Payment Solutions Limited v. Central Bank of Nigeria (FHC/ABJ/CS/113/2021) came up today, Thursday, September 30, 2021, at the Federal High Court 8, Abuja presided over by...
An Abuja Magistrate Court has warned the former Osun State Chairman of the Action Alliance, Mr. Adekunle Rufai Omoaje, defendant in the case of defamation instituted against him by Chairman of the party, Chief Kenneth Obidiche Udeze to appear on the next adjourned date. The Court also frowned at Mr....
The federal government of Nigeria has declared that it won’t immediately pay the ₦20billion awarded against it by the court over the invasion of Sunday Igboho’s residence by operatives of the Department of State Services, DSS. Disclosing this earlier today, September 17, in an interview granted to the News Agency...
The Supreme Court has disassociated itself from a viral list of lawyers shortlisted for the award of Senior Advocates of Nigeria( SANs) rank for 2021. The Supreme Court, in a statement on Wednesday by the Director of Press and Information , Festus Akande said the list was fake and unofficial. TheFact...
The family of Late Mr Michael Usifo Ataga has engaged the services of fiery Constitutional Lawyer and renowned Human Rights Activist, Chief Mike Ozekhome, (SAN), to protect and defend the its interests and and that of his teeming friends, admirers, kinsmen, and business associates, to ensure that justice is duly...
Justice Mojisola Dada of the Special Offences Court sitting in Ikeja, Lagos, has set October 22 for ruling on the no-case submission filed by Kayode Odukoya, Managing Director, MD and Chief Executive Officer, CEO, of First Nation Airways Limited, who is being prosecuted for an alleged N1.7bn fraud. Odukoya is...
Three judges of a Federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, has convicted and sentenced a total of five oil thieves, to different jail terms. The convicts, Noel Akpan, Digie Global Marine Services, MT Europort, MV Sea Rich and Obinna Onyeneho Kenneth, were all convicted for illegal dealing...
A former bank cashier, alongside his wife and mother-in-law, have been convicted and sentenced to sixty years imprisonment for conspiracy and stealing. Ebenezer Adeolu Alonge, and his wife and mother-in-law, Isakunle Olamide Oyinlola, and Isakunle Eunice Moradeke, respectively, were convicted and sentenced today, 23July, by Justice Adekanye Ogunmoye of Ekiti...
National Chairman of the Action Alliance party, Chief Kenneth Obidiche Udeze has filed a Direct Criminal Compliant in Court to challenge the alleged defamation of his character by the former Osun State Chairman of the Action Alliance, Mr. Rufai Adekunle Omoaje. Mr. Rufai Omoaje, was alleged to have written a...