Tag: Abuja Court

Breaking: Court Sentences Man to death for Killing Uber Driver

An FCT high court has sentenced one Mister Obinna Echanu to death by hanging for killing an Uber driver. Obinna was standing trial alongside one Mister Everly Nnerun for allegedly conspiring to kill the Uber driver identified as Edwin Ali on December 26th, 2016 along the Abuja airport road. Channels[Read More…]

In Abuja, Woman Stabs Man For Touching Her Breast

A 28-year-old woman, Ifeoma Okoroafor, on Friday told a Gudu Upper Area Court in the Federal Capital Territory that she inflicted injuries on a man because he touched her breast. Okoroafor of Dutse Area of Apo pleaded not guilty to a two-count charge of joint act and causing hurt contrary[Read More…]

After Spending Five Days In Prison, Court Grants Lamido, Sons Bail On Self Recognizance

After spending five days in prison custody, the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, today, granted the former ?governor of Jigawa State, Sule Lamido? bail on self recognizance. Justice Gabriel Kolawole ordered Lamido to surrender all his travelling documents to the Deputy Chief Registrar of the court. Similarly, the court,[Read More…]

Abacha’s Loot: Supreme Court Dismisses Appeal Filed By Son Of Late Head Of State On Corruption Trial

The Supreme Court on Friday in Abuja dismissed an appeal filed by Mohammed Abacha, son of late former Head of State, General Sani Abacha, against his prosecution for corruption. The apex court in a unanimous judgment led by Justice Olukayode Ariwoola, therefore, ordered Abacha to return to an Abuja High[Read More…]