Tag: FCT High Court

Court frees AVM Oguntoyinbo of N166m bribery case

admin- May 28, 2019

An FCT High Court, Apo on Tuesday discharged and acquitted AVM Tade Oguntoyinbo of N166 million bribe charge. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission(EFCC), charged ... Read More

Arraignment Of CJN Stalls Judicial Activities At FCT High Court, Apo

Abdul Jimoh- January 14, 2019

Most court rooms did not proceed with cases as earlier scheduled except the Governorship Election Petition Tribunal for Osun State.  The arraignment of Justice Walter ... Read More

Appeal Court Upturns Life Sentence Passed on a Man After 5 Years

Henry Solomon- April 23, 2018

The Court of Appeal in Abuja on Monday overturned the life-sentenced passed by n FCT High Court Maitama lower court on 35-year-old David Odey in 2013. ... Read More

AGF, FCT Minister, Others Secure Release Of 126 Inmates

Abdul Jimoh- December 28, 2017

Mr Abubakar Malami (SAN), the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, on Thursday, led Presidential Committee on Prison Decongestion to Kuje Prison in ... Read More

S/Court Fixes March 2, 2018 To Rule On Dasuki’s Continued Detention

Abdul Jimoh- December 6, 2017

  The Supreme Court on Monday fixed March 2 for judgment on an appeal by former National Security Adviser (NSA), Col. Sambo Dasuki, challenging his ... Read More

Fraudster Bags 7 years for Criminal Conspiracy and Forgery

Abdul Jimoh- June 22, 2017

Fraudster Bags 7 years for Criminal Conspiracy and Forgery The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC has secured the conviction of one Onwuka Lambert and ... Read More

N258.9m Scam: EFCC Presents Witnesses Against Ex-President’s Physician, Fiberesima

Abdul Jimoh- June 9, 2017

N258.9m Scam: EFCC Presents Witnesses Against Ex-President’s Physician, Fiberesima The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on June 8, 2017 presented its first set of ... Read More

Alleged N190m Fraud: Court Discharges Oronsaye

Abdul Jimoh- May 9, 2017

Court Discharges Oransaye Over Corruption Allegation An FCT High Court, Maitama, on Tuesday discharged Steve Oronsaye, former Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, ... Read More

How Fake FCDA Staff Defrauded Businessman of N30m ~ Witness

Abdul Jimoh- March 22, 2017

EFCC On Defrauding Of Businessman The trial of Giwa Useni John, Pius Iorye Uganden and Nancy Uganden for a N30 million fraud continued on March ... Read More

FCT residents react to `park and pay’ policy return

Abdul Jimoh- March 16, 2017

Park And Pay Policy NAN, Abuja; Some FCT residents have expressed divergent views over the proposed re-introduction of ‘park and pay’ by the Abuja Municipal ... Read More

Armsgate: EFCC To Re-Arraign Dasuki, Others Nov 16

admin- October 21, 2016

Wilson Ujuwaren, Abuja: Justice Hussein Baba-Yusuf of the FCT High Court sitting in Maitama, Abuja on Friday, October 21, 2016 granted the application brought by ... Read More

Court Warns Ex-Taraba Gov. Nyame Against Interfering With EFCC’s Witnesses

admin- October 19, 2016

Wilson Ujuwaren, Abuja: Justice Adebukola Banjoko of the FCT High Court sitting in Gudu, Abuja on Wednesday, October 19, 2016, warned parties, their agents, and ... Read More

News Summary: 19 October 2016, Sale Of Airports, Prison De-Congestion

admin- October 19, 2016

News Summary VP At Legislature Anti Corruption Conference Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says the fight against corruption cannot be won by just a few people ... Read More

Ekweremadu: ‘Victory For Democracy’ As FG Withdraws Forgery Charges

Henry Solomon- October 7, 2016

Federal Government Withdrew Forgery charges against Senate President Bukola Saraki and Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu The Federal Government on Friday, withdrew the forgery charges ... Read More

EFCC Docks Ex-Naval Chief Jibrin and 2 Others for N600m Fraud

Streaming Admin- September 27, 2016

Wilson Uwujaren, Abuja: The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Tuesday, September 27, 2016, arraigned a former Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Usman ... Read More

Update On PDP Convention As Court Sacks Modu Sheriff

admin- August 18, 2016

Alh. Ali Modu SherrifNational Chairman PDP The Ahmed Makarfi led Peoples Democratic Party; PDP has ratified the tenure extension of its current National Caretaker Committee ... Read More

EFCC Arraigns FIRS Director for N5m Bribe

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 10, 2016

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission , EFCC, on Thursday, March 10, 2016 arraigned Abumere Joseph Osagie, a Deputy Director, Regional Tax Office of the ... Read More

N1.4bn Subsidy Fraud: Pon Specialised Services Not Known To US – Witness

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 2, 2016

The trial of Helen Aninye, Chizobam Ben-Okafor and their company, Pon-Specialized Services Limited, on allegations of N1.4billion subsidy fraud resumed today before Justice Olasumbo Goodluck ... Read More

Demolished House Judgement

admin- November 11, 2013

By Femi Okeowo Owners of the 372 Housing Apartments demolished at Lugbe Extension in FCT in 2011 will not be compensated, but the Land which ... Read More