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BREAKING: Court Stops Deposed Emir Bayero From Parading Himself As Emir, Orders Police To Eject Him From Royal Residence

A Kano High Court presided by Justice Amina Aliyu has stopped the five deposed emirs of Kano from parading themselves as emirs. KOKO TV NG...

Court Rejects Shaibu’s Request To Void Ighodalo’s Candidacy

A Federal High Court in Abuja has dismissed a suit by the impeached Edo Deputy Governor, Phillips Shaibu seeking the nullification of the February...

Kano State Not Bound By Court Order Seeking To Stop Reinstatement Of Sanusi — Gov Yusuf

Governor Abba Kabir Yusuf said Kano State is not bound by court order seeking to stop the reinstatement of a former Emir of Kano,...

Court Seizes $4.7m, N830m, Multibillion Assets Linked To Emefiele

A Federal High Court sitting at Ikoyi, Lagos has ordered an interim forfeiture of the sums of $4,719,054 million USD, N830,875,611 million, and several...

Court Stops Sanusi’s Reinstatement As Emir

Justice Liman of the Federal High Court has reportedly granted an ex-parte order stopping Governor Abba Yusuf led Kano State Government from reinstating Emir...

Drama As Binance Executive Slumps In Court

Thursday’s scheduled proceeding on the trial of the detained Binance executive, Tigran Gambaryan, at the Federal High Court Abuja quickly took a dramatic turn...

Abba Kyari Gets Bail After 27 Months In Detention

A Federal High Court in Abuja has granted the former commander of the Force Intelligence Response Team, DCP Abba Kyari, two weeks’ bail after...

Court Sentences 17-Year-Old Boy To 14 Years Imprisonment For Raping Student In Ondo

An Ondo State High Court sitting in Akure has sentenced a 17-year-old boy, Jibola Fakologbon, to 14 years imprisonment for assaulting and raping a...

Verydarkman Remanded In Police Custody For Cyberbullying

Controversial social media critic, Martin Otse, popularly known as VeryDarkMan, has been remanded in police custody until his next hearing, which is billed to...

Tax Evasion: Binance Executive’s Absence Stalls Arraignment

The absence of detained Binance executive, Tigran Gambaryan, in court on Wednesday, stalled his arraignment before Justice Emeka Nwite of the Federal High Court...

Alleged N6bn Laundering: Fidelity Bank Staff Testifies Against Mompha

A Fidelity Bank  compliance officer, Mr Ezekoli Ozoemenam, on Monday testified  against a social media celebrity, Ismaila Mustapha (alias Mompha) charged with six billion...

Court Refuses Nnamdi Kanu’s Fresh Request For Bail, Relocation From DSS Custody

A Federal High Court in Abuja has dismissed two applications by the detained leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu. In...

Man Detained 14 Years Without Trial Regains Freedom, Suffers Mental Disorder

The Court of Appeal sitting in Lagos has freed a man Idris Musa who was arrested in 2010 by the police over the murder...

Alleged N19.4b Fraud: Hadi Sirika, Brother’s Absence Stalls Arraignment

The scheduled arraignment of Former Aviation Minister, Hadi Sirika and his brother, Ahmad Sirika, for a fresh charge of contract fraud for 19.4 billion...

Anambra Court Remands Catholic Rev Sisters Over Alleged N5m Illegal Adoption

Two Reverend Sisters of the Roman Catholic Church have been remanded by the Children, Sexual and Gender-Based Violence Court of Anambra State over alleged illegal...

Court Fines LP N50,000 As Party Withdraws Suit Against Rivers Lawmakers

Justice James Omotosho of a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, on Monday dismissed a suit filed by the Labour Party (LP) against defected...

Why Benin Dukes Are In Court With Oba

It is believed, in Benin Kingdom, that once the Oba ascends the throne, he sees everybody including his siblings as his subjects who are...

Breaking: Court Blasts Yahaya Bello, Restates Order For His Arrest

The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has lambasted the immediate past Governor of Kogi State, Yahaya Bello, accusing him of attempting to truncate...

Court Adjourns Money Laundering Suit Against Binance Executive Till May 17

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on Thursday, adjourned till May 17 for the continuation of trial in the money laundering suit filed...

EFCC And Cubana Chief Priest To Settle Out Of Court

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and celebrity barman, Cubana Chief Priest, have agreed to settle the naira abuse charge slammed against the...

Alleged Naira Abuse: Cubana Chief Priest Arrives Court For Continuation Of Trial

Socialite and nightlife promoter, Cubana Chief Priest has arrived at the federal high court, Ikoyi, Lagos, for the continuation of his alleged naira abuse...

How Binance Executive Planned Prison Escape, Applied For New US Passport

The detained Binance Holdings Limited executive, Tigran Gambaryan, has attempted to escape from Kuje Correctional Facility. Investigations by our correspondent revealed how Mr Gambaryan who...

Judge’s Absence Stalls Fayose’s Trial

A Federal High Court sitting at Ikoyi Lagos has adjourned till July 1, 2024 in the money laundering trial of a former Ekiti Governor...

Ekiti Court Sentences Six Armed Robbers To 140 years In Prison

An Ekiti State High Court, Ado Ekiti Division has sentenced six men to a total of 140 years for conspiracy, robbery, and receiving stolen...

Popular Nollywood Actor, Baba Ijesha Appeals Conviction

A Nollywood actor, Olanrewaju James, alias Baba Ijesha, has asked the Court of Appeal, Lagos Division, to set aside his conviction by a Lagos...

Court To Deliver Ruling In Yahaya Bello’s Application To Vacate Arrest Warrant May 10

A Federal High Court, Abuja, on Tuesday, fixed May 10 for ruling on an application by former Governor of Kogi, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, seeking...

JUST IN: I Am Ready To Appear In Court – Yahaya Bello

Embattled former governor of Kogi state, Yahaya Bello stated that he is ready to confront the Federal High Court in Abuja regarding the 19-count...

Chrisland: Court To Rule On Admissibility Of Evidence May 2

Justice Oyindamola Ogala of Ikeja High Court, on Thursday, adjourned until May 2 to rule on the admissibility of treasury receipts used for the...

Court Fixes April 23 For Ruling In Substituted Service On Yahaya Bello

A Federal High Court, Abuja, on Thursday, adjourned until April 23 for ruling im an application by Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, seeking...

Yahaya Bello Asks Abuja Court To Set Aside Arrest Warrant Against Him

Former Governor of Kogi, Yahaya Bello, on Thursday, prayed a Federal High Court, Abuja to set aside an arrest warrant issues against him. Mr Bello,...

DJ Switch Reportedly Arrested By Police In Lagos

Nigerian disc jockey and Endsars activist, Obianuju Catherine Udeh aka DJ Switch is being transported to the Eti Osa magistrate court after being taken into...

Alleged N80bn Money Laundering: EFCC Arraigns Yahaya Bello

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, will today (Thursday, April 18, 2024) arraign a former governor of Kogi State, Yahaya Adoza Bello, before...

DNA: Court To Serve Mohbad’s Wife Via Substituted Means

The Chief Magistrate Court sitting in Ikorodu has granted the order that Wunmi, the wife of the late singer, Ilerioluwa Aloba aka Mohbad, be...

EFCC Obtains Warrant To Arrest Yahaya Bello

The Federal High Court Sitting in Abuja has granted the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) permission to arrest the former governor of Kogi...

Court Stops EFCC From Arresting Ex-Kogi Gov Bello

A High Court sitting in Lokoja, Kogi State, has restrained the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) from infringing on the fundamental human rights...

APC: Pro-Democracy Group Faults Court Order Affirming Ganduje’s Suspension

A pro-democracy group under the auspices of National Democratic Front (NDF) has faulted Tuesday’s ruling of the Kano State High Court which granted an...

Judge Threatens To Adjourn Kanu’s Trial Indefinitely

Justice Binta Nyako of the Federal High Court has threatened to adjourn indefinitely the trial of the leader of the Indigenous people of Biafra,...

Court Okays Ganduje’s Suspension From APC

The Kano State High Court has granted an ex parte order suspending the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Abdullahi Umar Ganduje,...

Police Arraign 29 Yoruba Nation Agitators In Ibadan

No fewer than 29 suspects were on Wednesday arraigned before the Chief Magistrate Court for involvement and roles in aborted invasion of the Oyo State Government...

Court Grants Cubana Chief Priest ₦10m Bail

Justice Kehinde Ogundare of the Federal High Court in Lagos State has granted businessman and socialite, Pascal Okechukwu, popularly known as Cubana Chief Priest, N10m...

Cubana Chief Priest Opposes EFCC’s Trial

Night life businessman and social media sensation Cubana Chief Priest has objected to his prosecution by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). His counsel...

Naira Abuse: EFCC Detains Cubana Chief Priest Ahead Of Arraignment Today

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has detained businessman and socialite, Pascal Okechukwu, popularly known as Cubana Chief Priest, preparatory to his arraignment...

Osun Monarch, NASS Member To Stand Sureties For Adeleke’s Ally Over Terrorism

A Federal High Court sitting in Osogbo capital of Osun State presided over by Justice Emmanuel Ayoola has admitted Olalekan Oyeyemi, an ally of Governor...

Impeachment: Court To Hear Shaibu’s Suit Against Assembly, Others April 19

A Federal High Court in Abuja has fixed a date to hear the lawsuit brought forth by Philip Shaibu, the recently impeached Deputy Governor...

BREAKING: Court Sentences Mummy Of Lagos, Bobrisky To Six Months In Prison

Controversial crossdresser, Idris Okuneye, also known as Bobrisky, has been sentenced to six months in jail by the Federal High Court in Lagos with...

BREAKING: Lagos Court Grants Emefiele N50m Bail

The embattled former Central Bank Governor, Godwin Emefiele, has been granted bail in the sum of N50m after being charged with a 26-count bordering...

Five Firms Linked To Embattled Ex-CBN Boss, Emefiele

No fewer than five firms have been linked to the former detained Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Godwin Emefiele. Emefiele was linked to the...

Court To Hear Suit Against Edo APC Gov Candidate May 8

The Federal High Court in Abuja has fixed May 8, 2024, for hearing on the suit challenging the emergence of the governorship candidate of...

Court fines Halima Abubakar N10m for defaming Apostle Suleman

A Federal Capital Territory High Court has slammed actress, Halima Abubakar, a N10m fine as damages to the Senior Pastor and General Overseer of...

Court Remands Binance Executive In Abuja Prison

A Federal High Court in Abuja has remanded a Binance executive, Tigran Gambaryan, in Kuje Correctional Centre, pending the determination of his bail application. The...

Emefiele Arrives Lagos Court For Arraignment

The embattled former Central Bank of Nigeria Governor, Godwin Emefiele, has arrived at the Ikeja State High Court in Lagos for his arraignment over alleged...

Court Reserves Bobrisky’s Judgment Till April 9

Justice Abimbola Awogboro of the Federal High Court in Lagos on Friday, April 5, reserved the judgment of convicted popular cross-dresser, Idris Okuneye, aka Bobrisky, till April 9,...

Court Convicts Bobrisky For Naira Abuse

The Federal High Court in Lagos has convicted popular cross-dresser, Idris Okuneye, aka Bobrisky for abusing the Naira. KOKO TV NG reported that Bobrisky pleaded guilty to the charges of naira...

Bobrisky Arrives Court For Arraignment

Popular cross-dresser, Idris Okuneye, aka Bobrisky, has arrived at the Federal High Court in Lagos for arraignment on money laundering and naira abuse allegations. KOKO TV...

Court Adjourns Trial Of Binance, Executives

A Federal High Court in Abuja has adjourned the tax evasion case against Binance Holdings Limited and its executives. The Federal Government dragged the crypto...

Binance Executive Tigran Gambaryan In Court For Arraignment (Photos)

Binance executive Tigran Gambaryan in court for arraignment READ ALSO: Detained Employee Not Part Of Binance Management, Says Crypto Firm READ ALSO: Binance Executives To Be Arraigned On Thursday...

FG Urges Court To Decline Bail To Detained Miyetti Allah Leader

The Federal Government has objected to the bail application filed by the detained President of Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore, Bello Bodejo. Bodejo, held in the...

Court Detains Nigerian Suspected ISIS Member For 60 Days

A Federal High Court in Abuja has ordered the detention of a Nigerian accused of being a member of the Islamic State in Iraq...

Mosque Thief Bags 15 Months Imprisonment In Abuja

A Dei-Dei Grade I Area Court, Abuja, sentenced one Nasir Idris to 15 months imprisonment on Thursday for stealing a fan and praying mat...

Court Quashes Dabe’s Suit, Awards Ojukwu’s Will To Bianca

The Enugu State High Court presided over by Justice A.O Onovo has thrown away for lack of merit, a suit initiated by the late...

Court Dismisses Omehia Suit Seeking Reinstatement As Rivers Former Governor

The Rivers State High Court has dismissed the suit filed in the form of an originating summon by Celestine Omehia, seeking to reinstate his...

Court Orders Arrest Of C & S Prophet, Elewuodo For Jumping Bail

Justice Olaolu Olanipekun of the Oyo State Magistrate Court Seven sitting in Iyaganku, Ibadan has issued a bench warrant for the arrest of a Cherubim...

Court Sentences Chinese To Death For Killing Nigerian Girlfriend

A Kano High Court sitting on Tuesday, sentenced a Chinese National, Frank Geng-Quangrong, 47, to death by hanging for stabbing his Nigerian girlfriend, Ummukulsum...

Court Remands Two Businessmen Over Alleged N2.8bn Laundering

An Ikeja High Court on Monday, March 25, remanded two businessmen, Akeem Adekunle and Kayode Olusola Ayodeji, in the custody of Nigeria Correctional Service (NCoS) over...

Court jails 23-Year-Old For Forging CAC Annual Returns Receipt

The Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) has convicted one Abubakar Sadiq Aremu to four years imprisonment over cheating and forgery of the commission’s receipts. The accused, who pleaded...

Court Remands Miyetti Allah’s Leader, Fixes May 27 For Trial

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has ordered that the leader of the Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore group, Bello Bodejo, be remanded in...

BREAKING: Court Declines Nnamdi Kanu’s Fresh Bail Request

A Federal High Court in Abuja has dismissed a fresh bail application brought by the detained leader of the proscribed separatist group, the Indigenous...

Court Vacates Order Stopping MTN, ATC From Constructing Base Stations

A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has vacated its interim order which restrained MTN Nigeria Communications Plc and ATC Nigeria Wireless Infrastructure Limited...

Osun Courts Resume Activities After Three-Month JUSUN Strike

The judiciary staff in Osun on Monday returned to work following the suspension of the three-month strike embarked upon by the state chapter of...

Court Sentences Evangelist, Others To Death For Armed Robber

A cleric Evangelist Adewale Adelu and five others have been sentenced to death by hanging for armed robbery. They were found guilty of robbing two...

Supreme Court Nullifies Takeover Of Lagos Hotel By AMCON

The Supreme Court, on Friday, nullified the takeover of Best Western Hotel, Ikeja Lagos, by the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria, AMCON. In a unanimous...

JUST IN: Court Cancels N21bn Money Laundering Charge Against Former Air Chief, Amosun

The Federal High Court in Lagos on Tuesday canceled the N21.5bn money laundry charges preferred against a former Chief of Air Staff, Adesola Amosun,...

Abuja Court Denies Fubara’s Loyalists Bail

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has dismissed the bail applications filed by the loyalists of the Rivers State Governor, Siminalayi Fubara, linked...

Teenager Slaps Policewoman In Ekiti

An 18-year-old lady, Oluwabukola Oyewole, on Friday, appeared before an Ado-Ekiti Magistrates’ Court charged with assaulting a policewoman. Oyewole, whose address was not provided, is...

Lagos Driver Docked For Allegedly Killing Pedestrian

The police in Lagos on Thursday brought a 38-year-old driver, Tosin Awosanya, before an Ikeja Chief Magistrate’s Court for allegedly knocking down a pedestrian...

Court Nullifies NBC’s Powers To Fine Broadcasters

The Federal Court in Abuja has nullified the power of the National Broadcasting Commission, NBC, to impose a fine on broadcasters in Nigeria. According to...

Supreme Court Reserves Judgment In Kano Guber Dispute

The Supreme Court has reserved judgment in the appeal pertaining to the Kano State gubernatorial election Following the hearing from the parties involved, a five-member...

Prophet, Five Others Bag Two-Year Jail Term In Ondo

An Akure High Court has sentenced a self style prophet and spiritual leader of Aiyetoro in Ilaje council area of Ondo State, Oluwambe Ojagbohumi...

Two Men Arraigned For Stealing Gas Cylinders

The Police in Lagos have arraigned two men, Ifeanyi Chukwu and Amadi Orji, before an Ojo Magistrate’s Court in Lagos, for allegedly stealing Gas...

Two Sales Clerks Docked For Allegedly Stealing Employer’s N7.6m

Two sales clerks were on Thursday arraigned before a Kaduna Chief Magistrates’ Court for allegedly stealing N7.6m belonging to their employer, Frank Cletus. The defendants,...

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