Tag - arrest

COURT GRANT EFCC PERMISSION TO KEEP ADOKE FOR 14 DAYS

The High Court of the Federal Capital Territory in Maitama, Abuja, has granted permission to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to detain the immediate-past Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mohammed Adoke, for 14 days. Justice Othman Musa granted the request contained in an ex parte application filed and moved by the...

NBA Should discipline Osibajo, Fashola, Malami and Keyamo – Falana

Human rights lawyer, Mr Femi Falana (SAN), who leads Mr Omoyele Sowore’s defence team, has asked the Nigerian Bar Association to take disciplinary actions against lawyers in President Muhammadu Buhari’s cabinet over what he described as desecration of the court with Sowore’s rearrest at the Federal High Court in Abuja, causing a disruption of...

Youth Protests as motorist kills 3 sisters, 1 other in Edo

Four women, three sisters and their friend, lost their lives in the early hours of Saturday, October 26 - The ladies were hit by a motorist while waiting for a bus at Uselu Community along the Benin-Lagos highway The incident led to protest by youths of the community who are asking the Edo...

EFCC PRESENTS NAIRA MARLEY’S LAPTOP AND IPHONE AS EVIDENCE IN COURT

The trial of musician Naira Marley for credit card fraud opened on Wednesday before the Federal High Court in Lagos, with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission tendering as exhibits an Apple laptop and an iPhone said to have been recovered from him. Naira Marley, whose real name is Azeez Fashola, released a song with...