Category Archives: Criminal Law

I did not kill my husband, female lawyer tells court

female Lawyer, Yewande Oyediran, who was accused of killing her husband Lowo, on Monday denied the allegation. She said she loved her husband and did not kill him. Full story

Source: http://www.punchng.com

Posted by Amaka, 5 June 2017

Lagos attorney general takes over alleged murder case

The Attorney-General of Lagos State, Adeniji Kazeem is set to take over the prosecution of a case filed against one Monday Lawrence, the suspected killer of Anene Utazi, a trader at the popular Ladipo Auto Parts Market in Lagos. Full story

Source: http://guardian.ng/features/law/lagos-attorney-general-takes-over-alleged-murder-case/

Posted by Hussaini Ali May 9, 2017

Nigeria: Alleged Zinox Contract Fraud – Law Firm Removes Probed Justice Ministry Official’s Profile From Website

Hours after PREMIUM TIMES report revealed that the Federal Ministry of Justice had launched a probe of its senior staff accused of working to stop the prosecution of Zinox Computers’ top officials, the law firm at the centre of the scandal has moved to destroy evidence. Full story

Source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201705010467.html

Posted by Hussaini Ali May 2, 2017

Police kill notorious robber in Imo, arrest suspect in morgue

Police in Imo have shot dead a suspected armed robber, Chimobi Okorie, after weeks of intense search. The Guardian reports that Okorie, who is a kingpin, led several armed robbery operations in the state, which made him to be on the tracking list of the police. Full story

Source: www.naij.com

Posted by Amaka, 18 April 2017

Delta Police Command confirms killing of Tompolo

Delta Police Command on Monday said its operatives had killed a notorious armed bandit known as Tompolo Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Andrew Aniamaka, told newsmen that three of the robber’s accomplices escaped with bullet wounds. Full story

Source: http://www.dailypost.ng

Posted by Amaka, 18 April 2017

Newly-sworn in LG Secretary murdered‎ in Akwa Ibom

Gunmen have killed the newly sworn-in Ukanafun Local Government Council Secretary in Akwa Ibom, Mr Ime Atakpa. Full story

Source: http://dailypost.ng/2017/04/17/newly-sworn-lg-secretary-murdered%e2%80%8e-akwa-ibom/?utm_source=DailyPost+Newsletter&utm_campaign=071602352a-Morning_headlines&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_7c25dc3ce6-071602352a-227653609

Posted by Hussaini Ali April 17, 2017