Hon. Justice Josephine Oyefeso of the High Court of Lagos State has sentenced Mr. Lekan Shonde to death by hanging after finding him guilty of the murder of his wife, Mrs. Ronke Shonde.
Read previous post on case here. Former Minister of State for Defence, Musiliu Obanikoro continued his testimony in the criminal charge against former governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose today the Federal High Court in Lagos. Mr. Fayose and his company, Spotless Limited are facing an eleven-count charge of money laundering. Obanikoro who is the […]
Read previous post on case here. Former Minister of State for Defence, Senator Musuliu Obanikoro today gave evidence about the payment of about N1.2billion from the imprest account of the office of the National Security Adviser (NSA) to former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose a few days to the 2014 gubernatorial elections in Ekiti […]
The current President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Mr. Paul Usoro SAN, was today arraigned before a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, on a 10-count charge bordering on conversion and criminal breach of trust, preferred by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Other defendants in the charge are the incumbent governor of […]
Read previous post on case here. With the trial concluded in the charge against Mr. Lekan Shonde for the murder of his wife, Mrs. Ronke Shonde, the parties today adopted their final written addresses today at the High Court of Lagos, Ikeja. Mr. Lekan had been the sole witness in his defence and had testified […]
The trial of former Managing Director of Intercontinental Bank (now Access Bank Plc. after a merger in 2011), Erastus Akingbola which was meant to commence today before Hon. Justice Olatoregun of the Lagos Division of the Federal High Court was adjourned on the application of the prosecution.
Read previous post on case here. Trial of Mr. Lekan Shonde who was alleged to have killed his wife between the 5th and 6th of May 2016 was concluded today at the High Court of Lagos sitting in Ikeja. The prosecution called its sixth and final witness, Sola Adamulekun who was nanny to the […]
Read previous post here. Former governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose who was arraigned on Monday, the 22nd of October 2018 on an eleven-count charge of money laundering was today granted bail by the court. He was granted bail in the sum of N50 million with a surety who must have landed property in Lagos […]
Immediate past governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose was this morning arraigned by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) before Hon. Justice M. Olatoregun of the Federal High Court sitting in Lagos on an eleven-count charge bordering on money laundering. He pleaded not guilty to all the counts and through his lawyer, Kanu Agabi […]