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Court orders new lawyers to take over kidnap kingpin, Evans’, case

Justice Hakeem Oshodi of an Ikeja High Court on Friday ordered the Lagos State Office of the Public Defender to take over the defence for alleged kidnap kingpin, Chukwudimeme Onwuamadike, alias Evans due to his inability to afford legal fees. During Friday’s proceedings, the Lagos State Attorney-General, Mr Moyosore Onigbanjo (SAN),

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Man accused of defiling 9-year old daughter acquitted in Lagos

A man accused of defiling his neighbour's 9-year-old daughter has been discharged and acquitted by a Lagos High Court. Niyi Oyelami, who was accused 5 years ago of defiling his neighbours’ 9-year-old daughter, was discharged and acquitted by Justice Oluwatoyin Ipaye of a Lagos High Court sitting in Igbosere. The court found Oyelami not guilty

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LASG to challenge legality of virtual court hearings

The Lagos State Government has headed to the Supreme Court to challenge the legality of Virtual Court Hearings. The state’s Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Moyosore Onigbanjo (SAN), Lagos wants the apex court to determine “whether the use of technology by virtual hearings of any kind, whether by Zoom, Microsoft

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Shocking! Man smashes neighbour’s head in Ebute – Meta

A trader, Ugochukwu Chukwuekezie was yesterday, Monday, February 12, 2018, arraigned before a Lagos High Court for alleged manslaughter. Chukwuekezie was docked on a one-count charge of killing his neighbour, Comdavies Okeke,  by banging his head on the wall. The Deputy Director of Public Prosecutions (DDPP) Mrs A. Oshinusi said the defendant

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Finally, there is end in sight to heaps of refuse across Lagos

Following the various complaints by Lagos Mainland residents on the heaps of refuse in their communities and across Lagos, there is finally end in sight for the continuous notice of refuse in the areas. This is because the Lagos State Government and operators of Private Sector Participation (PSP) in the waste

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Lagos High Court Grants Injunction To Stop LASG Planned Demolition Of Waterfront Structures

Water front settlers in Lagos State can now heave a sigh of relieve as a Lagos High Court granted an injunction that stops the planned demolition of structures across waterfronts in the State by the Lagos State Government (LASG). The injunction was granted by Justice Adeniyi Onigbanjo during a court

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