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.
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 […]
Chairman of the Copyright Society of Nigeria, COSON, Chief Tony Okoroji staged a solo protest this morning at the Federal High Court, Lagos. Holding placards which read #malamigate LEAVE JUSTICE BUBA ALONE! U DON’T LIKE HIS JUDGMENT GO ON APPEAL!” and “#malamigate DON’T MESS WITH THE JUDICIARY RETURN CASE FILE TO BUBA TODAY”, he distributed […]
Read previous post on case here. Justice Kuewumi of the Federal High Court sitting in Lagos had adjourned the charge against a former special adviser to the President under the Goodluck Jonathan administration, Waripamo Owei Dudafa and six others including four companies allegedly used to retain looted funds to today for hearing of two applications, […]
Read previous post on case here. Trial continued today in the charge against former Minister Nenadi Esther Usman, Mr. Femi Fani-Kayode, Danjuma Yusuf and Joint Trust Dimensions Limited before Justice Rilwan Aikawa of the Federal High Court sitting in Lagos.
Read previous post on case here. Justice Rilwan Aikawa of the Federal High Court sitting in Lagos in a ruling delivered today dismissed the application filed on behalf of former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke seeking to be joined as a defendant in the money laundering criminal charge
This is the second part of the explication of the ruling that acquitted Justice Adeniyi Ademola, his wife, Olabowale Ademola and a senior legal practitioner, Joe Agi SAN. The first part of this article can be read here.
The trial within trial to determine the voluntariness of the statements given by Waripamo Dudafa, special assistant on domestic affairs to former President, Goodluck Jonathan and
Read previous post here. Despite the order of accelerated hearing granted by Justice M.B. Idris of the Federal High Court sitting in Lagos in the suit filed by former first lady, Patience Jonathan challenging the order freezing the accounts of some companies which she claims holds her funds, hearing could still not proceed