Tag: magistrate court

AzeezAugust 3, 2017

Lagos state govt arraigns 42 homosexuals

28 adults and 12 minors were on Thursday arraigned before a Magistrate Court for alleged homosexuality by the the Lagos ...

AzeezOctober 5, 2016

Rape suspect breaks loose, escapes from court

Okpara Miracle, a rape suspect on Wednesday escaped from a Magistrates’ Court in Awka, Anambra State. The 23-year-old allegedly destroyed the ...

AzeezAugust 20, 2016

Man who named his dog ‘Buhari’ to appear in court on Monday

The man who was arrested by the police in Ogun State for naming his dog ‘Buhari’, Joe Chinakwe will appear ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJuly 25, 2016

Court orders phone thief to carry ‘buckets of water’

The ever lingering question of the justification of a court sentence in proportion to the magnitude of the crime committed ...

Ada IgboanugoJune 21, 2016

‘It is true that I stole… but I didn’t take away my loot’ – Robber

22-year-old Jamiu Labara didn’t waste the court’s time at the Lagos Magistrate when he abruptly pleaded guilty to the offences read ...

Mazi EmekaMay 25, 2016

24-year-old woman sexually abuses 5-year-old girl

Nwakaego Ugochukwu, a 24-year-old female factory worker, was on Tuesday brought before a magistrate court in Ikeja, Lagos, for allegedly ...

Janeth JSeptember 30, 2015

Update on the blogger who wrote about Governor Amosun’s wife

Blogger, Emmanuel Ojo has been arraigned before Ogun state magistrate court by the Ogun State Police Command for writing a ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 7, 2015

A Lagos court will make N300,000 from 30 prostitutes today

If you were given the options- Pay N10, 000 or spend 6 weeks in jail, what would you do? To ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 15, 2014

Cow thief: Man handed 6-month jail sentence for stealing 34 cows

by James Sambo A 42-year-old man, Zaure Auta, has been sentenced to six months improsonment for stealing 34 cows. Auta, ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 6, 2014

UNIBEN lecturer arrested for forging ASUU Chairman’s signature

by Azubuike Azikiwe Officers of the Edo state police command have arrested a lecturer in the Department of Chemistry from ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 3, 2014

That was how AIG Joseph Mbu made a fool of himself the other day…

by Kolapo Olapoju Assistant Inspector General of Police, Joseph Mbu is often in the news for one reason or the ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 29, 2014

Two men arraigned for N8.4million ‘Bureau de Change’ scam

by Azubuike Azikiwe   Two men have been arraigned before a Magistrates Court, sitting in Igbosere, Lagos on Monday, 29 ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 10, 2014

Homo rape: 37-year-old man detained for defiling 14-year-old boy

by Azubuike Azikiwe A 37-year-old man has been remanded in prison for defiling his ward, a 14-year-old boy. On Wednesday, Yakubu ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 5, 2014

“He bit off a policeman’s finger” || Man arraigned in court for assault

by Azubuike Azikiwe   Israel Sunday, a 30-year-old man, has been arraigned before a Magistrate’s court for biting a police ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 3, 2014

Social media overlords take note – Man faces court for negative comments about Governor

by Azubuike Azikiwe Wasiu Ogunnoiki, a 31-year-old man has been arraigned for posting unflattering comments about the Governor of Ogun ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 29, 2014

”They filmed a lodger’s sex session” || 3 hotel attendants arraigned for blackmail

by Kolapo Olapoju Three hotel attendants have been charged before a Magistrate Court for recording a lodgers’ sexual experience, and ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 28, 2014

Man in court for molesting 11-year-old stepdaughter

by Azubuike Azikiwe In another child-rape case, Daniel Edet, a 36-year-old man has been accused of molesting his 11-year-old stepdaughter. ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 25, 2014

PERVERT: 19-year-old man remanded for defiling 3-year-old girl in church

by Yinka Ojo An 19-year-old man, Arogundade Opeyemi has been remanded in prison by the Magistrate Court in Ibadan until 12 ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 6, 2014

Redeemers University student who murdered his father arraigned

by David Cyril   Tolani Ajayi, the 21-year-old Redeemer University student who murdered his father, Charles Ajayi, a Senior Advocate of ...

writerJuly 9, 2014

BUSTED: Fake youth ‘corper’ jailed 6-years for impersonation

by Kolapo Olapoju An Akure magistrate court has sentenced a phony youth corps member, Mrs. Rabiu Umar, to six years ...

January 23, 2014

Caught in the act: Native doctor arraigned for raping a man in Benue

by ‘Jola Sotubo A man said to be a native doctor in Benue has been arrested on suspicion of sodomy ...

December 25, 2013

Bizarre: Man dragged to court for BITING OFF friend’s lip (over beer) in Lagos

by ‘Jola Sotubo A man in Lagos has been arrested and taken before a court for assaulting his friend in ...

November 28, 2013

Madness: Man arraigned for raping sick 30-month-old baby in Lagos

by Adeola Balogun A man in Lagos has been arraigned before a court in the state on suspicion of raping ...

November 19, 2013

Unrepentant: Man jailed for stealing Mountain of Fire church offering… again

by ‘Jola Sotubo An Abuja man has been sentenced to spend a year in prison after being found guilty of ...

November 13, 2013

Tragic: Teenager arraigned for shooting a 6-year-old boy to death in Ogun

by ‘Jola Sotubo A teenager in Ogun has been arraigned before a court in the state over allegations that he ...

November 4, 2013

2 men arraigned for raping a 13-year-old girl in Osun

by ‘Jola Sotubo An Osun State Magistrate court sitting in Osogbo has had two men brought before it on suspicion ...

November 2, 2013

Madness: Man accused of raping sick sister on HOSPITAL BED in Benue

by ‘Jola Sotubo   A Benue State man accused of raping his younger sister, while she was on her sick ...

September 27, 2013

IG of Police, others sued for N25 million over illegal detention of hospital staff

by Adeola Balogun A Lagos State doctor and four of his staff who are allegedly being unjustifiably detained by the ...

September 13, 2013

Harsh verdict? 83-year-old woman sentenced in Osun for ‘disrespecting the court’

by ‘Jola Sotubo An 83 year old woman in Osun State has been sentenced to a term of imprisonment for ...

September 6, 2013

SHOCKING: Man, 30, arraigned sexually abusing 7-year-old TWIN BOYS

by Adeola Balogun   A Port-Harcourt Magistrate has arraigned before it a 30-year-old man accused of defiling seven-year-old twin brothers. ...

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