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Court locks Maina in prison till end of trial

The Federal High Court in Abuja on Friday ordered the remand of a former Chairman of the defunct Pension Reform Taskforce Team, Abulrasheed Maina,...

Adeleke’s death: Court frees nurse who allegedly administered overdose

An Osun State High Court sitting in Osogbo on Thursday discharged and acquitted a nurse, Alfred Aderibigbe who allegedly administered overdose drugs to the...

Court release Ndume on bail, demand int’l passport, surety

A Federal High Court in Abuja has granted bail to Senator Ali Ndume, who was ordered on Monday to be remanded in Kuje Correctional...

Sam Adeyemi, Tubaba, Davido, Kanu, 46 others dragged to court over #EndSARS

Nigerian celebrities and other prominent personalities have been dragged before a Chief Magistrate’s court in Abuja by an activist, Kenechukwu Okeke, for their alleged...

Lekki shootings: Army reverses self, appears before Lagos panel Saturday

Contrary to its decision last week, the Nigeria Army will appear on Saturday before the Lagos State Panel of Inquiry probing the alleged shooting...

Court remand three for alleged robbery of Osun Senator, Oriolowo

An Osun State Magistrates’ Court sitting in Osogbo, on Tuesday remanded three persons accused of robbing the senator representing Osun West, Adelere Oriolowo. EyewitnessMedia gathered...

Lekki Shootings: Army kicks as panel summons officers, say “only government can invite us”

The Lagos State Judicial Panel of Inquiry probing the shooting of #EndSARS protesters at the Lekki tollgate on the night of October 20, 2020...

IGP loses again as Appeal court declares Police Act 2020 illegal, trashes constable recruitment

Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu has again lost in court

“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.

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Oyo Uber driver bags jail term over Yahoo-Yahoo

One Michael Tosin Lawal, an Uber driver, was on Monday sentenced to three-months in prison by Justice M. A. Odegbola of the Oyo State...

“Law breakers won’t go scot-free” – Oyo Gov vows, invites CP over arrest of Wakili, OPC

Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde has vowed that those who break laws in their conducts on the recent twist in the security situation in...

Kwara govt reverses self, shuts 10 schools over hijab controversy

The Kwara State Ministry of Education has reversed its decision to reopen the 10 grant-aided schools, where the use of hijab is disputed. EyewitnessMedia gathered...

Covid-19 vaccine: Buhari, Osinbajo took malaria injections, Pastor Giwa warns followers

Senior Pastor of Awaiting The Second Coming Of Christ Ministry, Adewale Giwa has dismissed the COVID-19 vaccination of President Muhammadu Buhari and his Vice,...