Abuja Court Sentence Labourer, Emmanuel Paul To Jail For Stealing Two Phones

A Lugbe Grade 1 Area Court, Abuja, on Tuesday sentenced a 22-year-old labourer, Emmanuel Paul, to eight months in prison for stealing cell phones. Paul, who resides in Kaduna State, had pleaded... Read more »

Four teens charged to court over alleged unlawful gathering in Ibadan

Four teenagers have been arraigned at lyaganku Family Court in badan, Dyo state for alleged unlawful gathering and constituting public nuisance Oyo state police dragged the delendanta, all aged between 16 and... Read more »

Ekiti: Court sentences man to death by hanging for killing brother

In Ekiti state, one Arowolo Sunday will die by hanging for killing his half-brother, a court has ruled. The 42-year-old defendant was convicted and sentenced by the Ekiti State High Court in... Read more »

Kwara court ends 25 year-old marriage over lack of love

The marriage between one Ramat Ibrahim and her estranged husband, Ibrahim Ayinla, has come to an end. The 25-year-old marriage was dissolved by an Area Court in Centre-Igboro, Ilorin, on Wednesday on... Read more »

Drama as Suspect attempts suicide in Lagos court over trial adjournment

There was chaos at the Lagos State High Court in Ikeja on Tuesday when Oluwatobi Ayoko, who is currently on trial, tried to take his own life. The 25-year-old defendant was brought... Read more »

“Refund Bride Price Or Return To My House” – Man Tells His Estranged Wife In Court

Businessman , Haruna Adamu, whose wife, Salamatu Abubakar, is seeking a dissolution of their marriage has prayed a Magajin Gari Shari’a Court in Kaduna State to order her to return the brideprice... Read more »

Father, son jailed for raping daughter, sister in Ibadan

One Michael Ayinde and his son, Abiola, have been remanded for allegedly raping his daughter and the latter, his sister. The 51-year-old father and she 19-year-old son were remanded by a Family... Read more »

Guard bags life imprisonment for raping 13-year-old girl

One Olawale Olarewaju has been sentenced to life imprisonment for raping a 12-year-old girl in Lagos State. Olarewaju, a guard, was convicted and sentenced by Justice Rahman Oshodi of the Ikeja Sexual... Read more »

Adamawa: Man kills court clerk sent to summon him

In Adamawa State, one Linus Dimas has allegedly killed a court clerk sent to summon him. Dimas was said to have declined a sub​poe​na served on him by one Yauba Usman, a bailiff,... Read more »

Niger: Court sentences man to death by hanging for setting mother ablaze

Chief Judge of Niger State, Justice Halima Abdulmalik, has delivered a verdict sentencing Stephen Jiya to death by hanging for the horrific act of setting his mother, Comfort Jiya, on fire. The judgment found... Read more »