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“Let’s settle out-of-court”, Oshiomhole begs Benue gov Ortom over libel suit

A former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Mr. Adams Oshiomole, on Tuesday, pleaded for an out-of-court settlement in the N10bn libel suit instituted against him by Benue State Governor, Mr. Samuel Ortom.

I’ll be glad to testify against you, Malami replies Magu

The Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami (SAN), says he will be glad to testify before the Justice Ayo Salami-led Presidential panel if he is summoned.

Return to your husband’s house, court orders 17-year-old housewife

A Kubwa Grade I Area Court on Thursday ordered a 17-year-old housewife, Khadija Akarami, to return to her matrimonial home.

Musician convicted for abusing prophet Muhammed denied access to lawyers as appeal deadline nears

Yahaya Sharif-Aminu, a 22-year-old musician who was sentenced to death by an Upper Sharia Court in Kano State on August 10, 2020, has been denied access to lawyers even as the 30-day deadline given to him to appeal the judgment lapses on September 9.

Osun commercial driver lands in court for invading Deeper Life, Apostolic churches to steal instruments

Oluseyi Osuolale, a 47-year-old commercial driver in Osun State was on Tuesday arraigned before an Osun State Magistrates' Court, Osogbo for allegedly breaking into churches and stole instruments used in worship.

26-year-old yam thief to die by hanging in Ekiti

One Dele Ojo, a a suspected yam thief has been sentenced to death by hanging for stealing and murder of a farmer, by an Ekiti State high court, Ado Ekiti division.

“You ignored due process”, Appeal Court scolds INEC, overrules deregistration of 22 parties

The Court of Appeal in Abuja has reversed deregistration of 22 political parties by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).

NGF Chairman, Governor Fayemi contracts COVID-19

The Chairman of the Nigeria Governors Forum who is equally the Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi has tested positive for coronavirus.

Magu: Retract your N28m claim or we meet in court – Falana threatens Nation newspaper

Human rights lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana (SAN), has denied receiving N28m from the suspended Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Mr Ibrahim Magu, who is being investigated for corruption

“FBI kidnapped Hushpuppi from Dubai”, Lawyer argues

The counsel a Nigerian man accused of multimillion-dollar fraud and money laundering by the United States, Ramon Abbas aka Hushpuppi, Gal Pissetzky has argued

Man bags jail term in Osun for not wearing face mask

A 45-year-old man, Jonathan Ukonwe, was on Wednesday sentenced to 30 days imprisonment for not wearing face mask and resisting arrest. EyewitnessMedia gathered that Ukonwe...

Alleged N1.4bn fraud: Court frees ex OAU VC Elujoba, bursar

An Osun State High Court sitting in Osogbo has discharged and acquitted the former Acting Vice Chancellor of Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, Prof....

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