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Benue State to inaugurate permanent sanitation court

Court strikes out N80m theft charge by EFCC against business woman

In a bid to ensure speedy trial of violators of sanitation laws in Benue state, the state Sanitation Agency will soon inaugurate a permanent Sanitation Court, to dispense justice on daily basis. According to The Guardian, the General Manager of the agency, Andrew Chile made the disclosure recently after monitoring the monthly sanitation exercise in Makurdi, the state capital. He said the ...

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AMCON gets ‘takeover’ order on CityScape over nearly N6billion Debt

AMCON gets ‘takeover’ order on CityScape over nearly N6billion Debt

The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) has been granted interim orders by the The Federal High Court Lagos Division to take over  Cityscape International Limited’s assets over its nearly N6 billion debt. According to The Guardian, the debt-induced take-over profile of the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON), has risen as the Federal High Court Lagos Division granted it an ...

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Firm sues Air Force for N1b Over Land

BCL Limited has sued the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) at the Federal High Court, Lagos, for N1billion over its continued occupation of a property at No. 13B Reeves Road, Ikoyi, Lagos, belonging to BCL Limited. Aside from NAF, other defendants in the suit include the Chief of Air Staff, NAF Investment Limited, Commander 107 NAF Camp, Victoria Island Lagos, Federal ...

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Ex-Air Force Chief Stole Billions to Acquire Properties in Abuja, Lagos, London – EFCC

ex-Air Force Chief, Amosun, stole billions to acquire properties in Abuja, Lagos, London — EFCC

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Wednesday told a Federal High Court in Lagos how a former Chief of Air Staff, Adesola Amosu, took money from the Nigerian Air Force bank account to buy personal properties worth billions of naira. Mr. Amosu, a retired Air Marshal, was arraigned alongside Jacob Adigun, an Air Vice Marshal, and Gbadebo Olugbenga, an ...

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I was instructed to claim Badeh’s property – Witness

Alex Badeh Accused Of Diverting NAF Funds To Build Shopping Mall

The prosecution witness in the trial of a former Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh, Mustapha Yerima has declared that he was pressured by the defendants to lay claims to the property allegedly acquired with diverted military funds. Badeh alongside Iyalikam Nigeria Limited is standing trial before Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court in Abuja ...

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Synagogue Contractors Released From Kirikiri Prison

Synagogue Contractors Released From Kirikiri Prison

Weeks after they were granted bail by the court, the contractors that handled the construction of the collapsed Synagogue, Church of All Nations (SCOAN) building, Akinbola Fatiregun and Oladele Ogundeji, were on Monday 20 June, 2016 released from the Kirikiri Maximum Prisons after meeting all their bail conditions. The two engineers had been remanded in prison pending trial for alleged ...

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High Court Orders Nasarawa State to Pay N100m for Demolishing Property

Estate Agents Charged To Court For N6m Fraud

A high court has ordered the government of Nasarawa State to pay N100 million as damages for demolishing a property belonging to Kinric Construction and Fabrication Company and its affiliate, HARPS Property and Investment Company Limited. Justice D.D Adeck, who gave the order, held that the government was to pay the money for aggravated damages for unlawful termination of contract, ...

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Tenant Smashes Caretaker’s Head With Hammer Over Rent

Kuje Amuwo Chieftaincy Family Takes Possession of FESTAC Land

A 26-year-old man, Lucky Aigbogun, appeared in an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court on Monday for allegedly attacking his property’s caretaker with a hammer. Mr. Aigbogun, a resident of Shola Martins Street, Agege, Lagos, is facing trial for breach of peace and assault. The prosecutor, Essien Ndarake, a police inspector, told the court that the accused committed the offences on June 1 ...

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