Category: Legal

Governor Fayose implores Chief Judge for more customary court

Governor Ayodele Fayose has appealed to the Federal Government and the Chief Judge of Nigeria to provide more judges and a customary court of appeal in the state. The...

Court strikes out #10million fraud case against lawyer

A chief magistrate’s court, Igbosere, Lagos, has struck out a N10 million fraud suit brought by the Police against a Lagos-based lawyer, Mr. Francis Azuh. Chief...

PDP prominent members visit Jang in prison

– PDP chiefs have visited Senator Jonah Jang remanded in prison over alleged misappropriation of N6.3 billion – Those who visited Jang include former vice...

Babalakin: Legal system reforms unavoidable

The Pro-Chancellor and Chairman, Governing Council, University of Lagos, Dr. Wale Babalakin (SAN), has called for the “repositioning” of the legal profession....

Government stops Ikoyi Registry from conducting Marriage

The Lagos State Government has obtained a court order stopping the Ikoyi Registry from conducting marriages. According to LIB, “The judgment delivered by Professor...

Senator Jang arraign in Jos court

Former Governor of Plateau State, Senator Jonah Jang, was Wednesday arraigned at the High Court 5 to answer to the case of alleged embezzlement of N6.3bn preferred...

Woman arraign over alleged N122 million fraud

Men of Force Criminal Intelligence and Investigation Department, FCIID, Alagbon, Lagos, have arraigned a businesswoman, Mrs. Monalisa Okoye, before an Igbosere Chief...

Governor Masari praises Federal Govt. over ban on Codeine

Katsina State Governor Alhaji Aminu Bello Masari has hailed the Federal Government over the recent decision to ban the production and importation of Codeine, used in the...

Dino re – arrested and arraigned before Lokoja Magistrate Court

Kogi West senator, Dino Melaye, has been arraigned before a Lokoja Chief Magistrate Court. The senator, who is allegedly battling with some health complications, came...

Lagos : Government to protest court order suspending consumption tax law

The Lagos State Government has rejected an injunction by a Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi which temporarily restrained it from enforcing the provisions of the 2017...