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Crime: Court charge man for N 1.2 million land fraud

On Tuesday, a 38-year-old businessman, Gabriel James, was brought to face the Kaduna Chief Magistrate’s Court over N1.2 million land fraud. The defendant, who is living at Down Quarters, Kakuri, Kaduna, is faced with two-count charge of forgery and cheating. According to the Prosecutor, Insp. Chidi Leo, one Esther Abraham …

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Nigeria soldier, Maduabuchi sentenced to death by firing squad

Nigerian soldier, Azunna Maduabuchi, has been sentenced to death by a firing squad by a military court sitting in Maiduguri, Borno State. Maduabuchi was convicted of killing one Lieutenant Babakaka Ngorgi, the adjutant of his unit. He was said to have, in July 2020, shot Ngorgi at close range in …

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Breaking: Court grants Sowore, four others bail

A Magistrate court sitting in Wuse Zone 2, Abuja, has granted N20m bail to the publisher of Sahara Reporters, Omoyele Sowore. Juwon Sanyaolu, Peter Williams, Emmanuel Bulus, and Damilare Adenola who were arrested along with Sowore were equally granted N1m bail each. Recall BuwaNews reported that five of them were …

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Obaseki’s certificate: APC vows to appeal High Court judgement

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo State has said it will appeal judgement of the Federal High Court, Abuja, on the case it instituted against the State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki. Recall that the Federal High Court, Abuja had on Saturday, dismissed the certificate forgery suit filed against the …

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Court dimisses certificate forgery suit against Godwin Obaseki

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has dismissed suit alleging certificate forgery filed against the Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki. The suit was filed by the All Progressives Party (APC) and a chieftain of the party, Williams Edobor, against Obaseki. They alleged that Governor Obaseki presented a forged …

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