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Teenager arraigned for stealing goods worth N1.8m

INSIDEMAINLAND - A 19-year-old employee, Vivian Onyinye, charged with stealing 10 iPhones valued at N1.85 million was on Tuesday arraigned at an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court. The defendant, who resides in Yaba, Lagos State, was arraigned before Magistrate Mrs. O.A. Layinka on a two-count charge of conspiracy and stealing. Onyinye, however, denied committing

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Lagos Court remands man for allegedly defiling minor

INSIDEMAINLAND - An Ikeja Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State on Tuesday remanded a 20-year-old unemployed man, Oriyomi Sanni, who allegedly defiled an 11-year-old girl. Magistrate O.A Layinka, who did not take Sanni’s plea, ordered that he should be remanded in Kirikri Correctional Centre. Layinka, however, directed the police to send the case

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Lagos school arraigns secretary for alleged diversion Of N6m school fees

INSIDEMAINLAND - The secretary of a private primary school in Ifako, Lagos State, Oluwabusola Oluwatosin, has been arraigned by the school management over the alleged diversion of N6m school fees. It was gathered that the school secretary was arraigned before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court sitting in Ogba, Lagos. According to reports, the

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Court remands man in Kirikiri prison for allegedly sodomizing teenager

INSIDEMAINLAND - A Magistrates’ Court in Ikeja, Lagos, on Friday ordered that a 21-year-old man, Tunde Adeniyi, be remanded in a correctional centre for allegedly sodomising a 13-year-old boy. The police charged Adeniyi with two counts of unnatural offence and assault. Magistrate O.A. Ajibade, who did not take Adeniyi’s plea, ordered that

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Lagos court remands boy, 13, for allegedly defiling 11-year-old girl

INSIDEMAINLAND - An Ikeja Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State on Friday remanded a 13-year-old boy (name withheld) in a correctional home, for allegedly defiling an 11-year-old girl. The Magistrate, Ejiro Kubeinje, who did not take the juvenile’s plea, directed the police to send the case file to the state Director of

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Dispatch rider docked for allegedly stealing $10,000 in Lagos

Dispatch rider docked for allegedly stealing $10,000 in Lagos INSIDEMAINLAND - A dispatch rider, Ayokunle Akinniranye, 47, on Friday appeared before the Ikeja Magistrates’ Court for allegedly stealing his employer’s $10,000 (N4.5 million). The defendant, whose residential address was not provided, is facing a three-count charge bordering on conspiracy and stealing. The Prosecutor,

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20-Year-Old Docked For Unlawful Possession Of Firearms

A 20-year-old teenager, Ibrahim Adeyemi, on Wednesday appeared before an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court for allegedly being in possession of firearms. Adeyemi, whose residential address was not provided, is being charged for unlawful possession of firearms. The defendant, however, pleaded not guilty. The Prosecutor, ASP Rachael William, told the court that the defendant

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Two arraigned for allegedly assaulting Ikeja Electric official

The Police Command have arraigned two suspects, Saliu Mohammed and Hassan Bello, in an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court, Lagos Mainland, for allegedly assaulting an official of the Ikeja Electricity Distribution Company (IKEDC) with planks. The suspects who are resident in Ojodu community, Lagos Mainland, are standing trial on a two-count charge of

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IN IKEJA: See why a lawyer was remanded in prison

An Ikeja high court has remanded a lawyer, Idowu Adebayo Micheal and two others in Kirikiri Prisons over their alleged involvement in N155million fraud. Others remanded in prison on the order of the court are Mukaila Fakos and Rasaq Sefiu Adesina. Justice Hakeem Oshodi ordered their remand following their ’not guilty plea’

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Hilarious! You won’t believe why a panel beater was jailed in Ikeja

A 35-year-old panel beater, Lawal Babalola, who allegedly scooped five litres of petrol from a school bus and truck batteries worth N180,800, has been charged before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court. The suspect is being tried for stealing to which he pleaded not guilty. The panel beater, who resides at No. 14, Agbelekale,

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