Tag archive for ‘Court’
By admin On Friday, April 20th, 2018

Mace Theft: Court Restrains Police, DSS From Arresting Omo-Agege

Ovie Omo-Agege LAGOS APRIL 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Justice Ishaq Bello, Chief Judge of the High Court of the FCT, on Thursday restrained security agencies in the country from arresting Senator Ovie Omo-Agege following More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 6th, 2018

EFCC Sets To Arrest Leo Ogor Over N500m Constituency Fund Scandal

Leo Ogor LAGOS MARCH 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has secured a warrant from a court to arrest the Minority Leader in the House of Representatives, Leo Ogor, over alleged More...

By admin On Wednesday, December 6th, 2017

Delta Court Jails Father, Son 26 Years For Selling ‘Ogogoro’

LAGOS DECEMBER 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A Federal High Court, sitting in Asaba, Delta State on Tuesday sentenced a 58-year old man, Isaac Uti and his son, Jonathan (29) for dealing on ethanol, popularly known as Ogogoro. The More...

By admin On Thursday, October 5th, 2017

Alleged N1.5bn Money Laundering: Nwaoboshi Loses Bid To Unfreeze Assets

Nwaoboshi LAGOS OCTOBER 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has rejected a bid by a serving Senator, Peter Nwaoboshi to have the court vacate the temporary forfeiture order slammed on his property. Men More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 26th, 2017

Patience Jonathan Confused as Court Orders Forfeiture of $5.8m

Patience Jonathan LAGOS APRIL 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-In what amounts to a setback for immediate past former First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan, Justice Mojisola Olatoregun of a Federal High Court, Lagos, on Wednesday More...

By admin On Thursday, April 13th, 2017

Ikoyi Raid: Court Orders Forfeiture Of Cash Found To FG

LAGOS APRIL 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Federal High Court in Lagos has ordered the temporary forfeiture of the sums of $43,449,947, £27,800 and N23,218,000 recovered by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, More...

By admin On Friday, February 17th, 2017
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Lagos Police Dock Female Banker For Brutalizing DPO

LAGOS FEBRUARY 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Divisional Police Officer, DPO of Ebute-Ero division, Lagos SP Sina Olunlade has been hospitalized after been attacked and brutalized by Adaobi Obi, a banker in Lagos. The More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 20th, 2016

UPU Crisis: Omene Threatens to Drag Urhobo Monarchs, Others to Court Over ‘Ostracism’

LAGOS DECEMBER 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Crisis plaguing Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) is getting worst daily as controversial President-General of Urhobo Progress Union (UPU), Chief Joe Omene has threatened to drag HRH More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 13th, 2016

Court Sentences Kidnappers of Delta Speaker, Monday Igbuya to 104 Years Imprisonment

Speaker, Delta State House of Assembly, Hon Monday Igbuya LAGOS DECEMBER 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A Delta State High Court sitting at Kwale presided over by Honourable Justice O. Jaloggo-Williams has sentenced eight accused More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 30th, 2016

Judicial Activities Paralyzed in Lagos Court as Fire Guts Chief Judge’s Chambers

LAGOS NOVEMBER 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Judicial activities were temporarily paralysed on Wednesday at the premises of the Lagos State High Court, Igbosere, as fire gutted the chambers of the state Chief Judge (CJ), More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016

Ogoni Communities Drag Shell to Court in UK for ‘Decades of Oil Spills’ in Nigeria

LAGOS NOVEMVER 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Emere Godwin Bebe Okpabi, leader of Nigeria’s Ogale people, unpacked four bottles of water from his homeland and lined them up on a table to show why his subjects are suing More...

By admin On Saturday, October 22nd, 2016

NDLEA Accuses Nine Suspected Operators of Super Methamphetamine Factory of Frustrating Trial

The nine suspected lab operators LAGOS OCTOBER 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has accused four Mexicans and five Nigerians standing trial over illegal running of a super methamphetamine More...

By admin On Saturday, October 22nd, 2016

Bayelsa: Arrested Publisher of Weekly Source Newspaper still in DSS Detention 3 months after

By Amos Odeh LAGOS OCTOBER 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The Publisher of Weekly Source newspaper, Chief Jones Abiri is still in Department of State Security (DSS) detention in Abuja after three months of his arrest from More...

By admin On Thursday, October 6th, 2016

Police Intensify Search for Escapee Rapist

Idris LAGOS OCTOBER 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Nigeria Police has intensify search a 23-year-old rape suspect, Okpara Miracle, in Awka, Anambra State who escaped from a Magistrates’ Court through the window. Miracle, More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 6th, 2016
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Alleged False Declaration & Cultism: PDP Drags APC Candidate, Obaseki to Court

Edo State APC Governorship candidate, Godwin Obaseki LAGOS SEPTEMBER 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Peoples Democratic Party in Edo State has asked a court to disqualify the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Godwin More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016

Biafra Activist, Yagozie Eze, Others to Appear in UK Court Over Anti-Buhari’s Protests

Photo: Biafran protester in Lagos holds up banner seeking for Nnamdi Kanu’s release LAGOS AUGUST 23RD (URHOBOTODAY) Biafra activist, Yagozie Eze and Others will be appearing at Westminster Magistrates’ More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 17th, 2016

More Trouble for PDP as Police Seal Off Convention Venue (PHOTOS)

LAGOS AUGUST 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The problem of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP seems to be getting worst daily as the venue of the Party’s convention today in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital has been sealed More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 13th, 2016

JUST IN:Court Declares 45% Electricity Tariff Hike Illegal, Orders Reversal

LAGOS JULY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, in a landmark judgement has declared the 45 per cent tariff increase by the Nigeria Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) as illegal. The More...

By admin On Saturday, July 9th, 2016

Peter Threatens to Sue Elder Brother for Booking Solo Performance With PSquare Brand

LAGOS JULY 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Just when we were beginning to believe that all is well with the Okoye brothers, Peter Okoye of the P Square duo threatens to sue their former manager and older brother, Jude Okoye More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 5th, 2016

Abia: Court Upholds Ikpeazu Removal

Ikpeazu LAGOS JULY 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court, Abuja, on Monday refused to set aside his earlier order removing Okezie Ikpeazu as governor of Abia State. Wole Olanipekun (SAN), More...

By admin On Friday, July 1st, 2016

EXPOSED: New Abia Governor, Uche Ogah is Standing Trial for Forgery

Uche Ogah LAGOS JUL 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The man billed to take over from Okezie Ikpeazu as governor of Abia state is standing trial for forgery in Lagos State. The Independent National Electoral Commission [INEC] More...

By admin On Thursday, June 30th, 2016

Who Is On Trial: The Nigeria Senate Or Saraki and Ekweremadu?

Sir Kenny Okolugbo By Kenny Okolugbo LAGOS JUNE 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-I have spoken so much on this issue on the electronic media in a lot of forums, it beats my imagination that it is difficult for Nigerians to sift More...

By admin On Saturday, May 21st, 2016

N1.5bn Fraud: Court Slams Five Years Jail Term on Former NIMASA DG, Omatseye

Raymond Omatseye LAGOS MAY 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)- – Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has slammed five years jail term against a former Director-General (DG) of the Nigerian Maritime Administration Safety Agency More...

By admin On Saturday, May 14th, 2016

Methamphetamine Lab: Trial of Four Mexicans, Five Nigerians Stalled Again

LAGOS MAY 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The trial of four Mexicans and five Nigerians over alleged operation of a super laboratory for the illicit production of methamphetamine has again been stalled on Friday May 13, 2016 More...

By admin On Thursday, May 5th, 2016

Dismiss Tompolo Request to Stop Trial, Federal Government Tells Court

Tompolo LAGOS MAY 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Federal Government of Nigeria has asked the Federal High Court, Lagos, to dismiss the case filed by Chief Government Ekpemupolo (alias Tompolo) for being an abuse of process More...