Friday, 27 November, 2020

Category: Court


A woman who cut off her own hand with a circular saw in the hope of getting a €1m insurance payout has been sentenced to two years in prison, Sky News reported on Saturday. Julija Adlesic, 22, from Slovenia, plotted Read more…


Three suspected armed robbers yesterday told a Magistrate Court in Osogbo, Osun State that they prefer Indian hemp to cigarette so as to avoid health problems. The suspects, Samson Lucas, Ayo Olamide and Olalekan Omoniyi were arrested by police for Read more…


A Mapo Customary Court in Ibadan on Wednesday dissolved a marriage involving a trader, Sadia Abass, and her husband, Azeez, over a missing underwear. Sadia had petitioned the Court to dissolve her marriage over allegations that he had stolen her Read more…


‌ A Chief Magistrates Court sitting in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, has remanded seven persons in police custody for their alleged involvement in the kidnap of the twins of an Ibadan-based Islamic cleric, Alhaji Taofeek Akewugbagold. The suspected kidnappers Read more…


A housewife, Ladidi Abbas, on Tuesday dragged her husband, Shehu Abbas to a Sharia Court sitting in Magajin Gari, Kaduna, seeking divorce over alleged battery. Abbas, a resident of Rigasa, Kaduna, said her husband usually beats her over any misunderstanding. Read more…


An Ibadan-based nurse, Sukurat Adewale, was all tears on Friday before a customary court sitting in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, while alleging that her husband, Adewunmi Adewale, deceived her into aborting 15 pregnancies she had for him but later Read more…


A Oja Oba/ Mapo Court C Customary Court, Mapo, Ibadan, Oyo State has dissolved the marriage between a couple Seyi Bamilore and Joel Bamilore. Seyi who dragged her husband, a cripple to court accused him of lack of care, neglect Read more…


The Peoples Democratic Party spokesperson in Gombe State, Khalid Mu’azu Izala had been remanded in prison custody for allegedly insulting the state Governor, Inuwa Yahaya and some members of the All Progressives Congress. Information gathered revealed that Izala is being Read more…


The Police in Osun on Tuesday dragged two men, Gabriel Abolaji, 35, and Samuel Matthew, 20, before an Osun State Magistrates’ Court sitting in Osogbo for attempted robbery and unlawfully wearing the uniform of the Nigeria Army. The defendants were Read more…


A clergyman, Joel Bamimore, on Tuesday begged a Customary Court sitting at Mapo in Ibadan to dissolve his 19-year-old marriage to one Seyi, on the grounds of infidelity. The petitioner told the court that he was afraid of contracting sexually Read more…