Category Judiciary

6 men in court over alleged threat to life in Ogun

Six men,who allegedly trespassed into a land and threatened the life of the owner, on Monday appeared in a Magistrates’ Court in Ota, Ogun. The police charged Musa Rasheed,46; Tijani Rahmoni,47; Olayinka Olatunji,42; Ishola Temitope,21; Idris Isaiaka,25; and Dada Olayinka,24,whose…

Businessman faces N6.2m fraud charge

A 38-year-old businessman, Emmanuel Akhidimme, who allegedly obtained N6.2 million under false pretences, on Friday, appeared before an Ejigbo Magistrates’ Court, Lagos. Akhidimme, whose residential address was not given, is standing trial on a two-count charge of fraud and stealing.…

Court dissolves 4-year-old marriage over abandonment

A Customary Court in Ile-Tuntun Customary, Ibadan on Thursday dissolved a four-year-old marriage between a businessman, Sanni Alimi and estranged wife, Oludayo, on grounds of abandonment. In his petition, Alimi, prayed for divorce because his wife refused to return to…