Tag Archives: Federal High Court

Outrage As Court Documents Confirm CBN Froze Bank Accounts Of #EndSARS Frontliners

Nigerians woke up to another day of uncertainty Saturday after a two week-long demonstration calling for the end of the now-defunct Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS)  and outrage over the shooting peaceful #EndSARS protesters in Lagos. During the early days of the protests, frontliners had accused Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) of targeting and freezing their bank accounts and now court documents…

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Ex-Presidential Aspirant Garba Files $1bn Lawsuit Against Twitter CEO For Endorsing #EndSARS Protests

2019 Presidential aspirant, Adamu Garba, has sued the Chief Executive Officer of Twitter, Jack Dorsey, over growing tension generated from the nationwide #EndSARS protests. Dorsey had expressed his support for the #EndSARS movement which had been rocking the nation for over a week now, to which Garba threatened with a lawsuit. Now, following in his words, Garba…

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Controversial Plastic Surgeon, Dr Anu Arrested & Charged To Court Over Alleged Failed Surgery

Nigerian cosmetic surgeon Dr Anuolauwapo Adepoju of MedContour Services Ltd. has been reportedly arrested and charged to court over an alleged failed surgery and failing to cooperate with investigation –Consumer Protection Agency. According to popular journalist, Fisayo Soyombo who shared her court’s documents on Twitter, Dr Anu was arraigned by the Federal High Court in Ikoyi for…

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Naira Marley’s Case Adjourned As Lawyers Fight Over Seats On Court

A Federal High Court in Lagos has abruptly adjourned the alleged card fraud trial of musician, Azeez Fashola popularly known as Naira Marley following lawyers’ heated exchange over space to sit. The argument was between Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) counsel Mr Rotimi Oyedepo on the one hand, Marley’s counsel Mr Olalekan Ojo SAN…

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Naira Marley Frequented The Top Five Most-visited Websites Dealing In Stolen Credit Cards – EFCC

Nigerian controversial musician Naira Marley, was trialed again on Wednesday for alleged credit card fraud before the Federal High Court in Lagos with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) tendering as exhibits an Apple laptop and an iPhone said to have been recovered from him. Naira Marley, whose real name is Azeez Fashola, released…

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Court Fixes October 21 To Hear Sowore’s Application To Soften ‘Stringent’ Bail Conditions

The Federal High Court in Abuja has fixed October 21 for the hearing of an application seeking the variation of bail conditions it imposed on the convener of #RevolutionNow protest, Mr Omoyele Sowore, and his co-defendant, Olawale Bakare. His lawyer, Mr Femi Falana (SAN) had on October 4, 2019. when the two men were granted…

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Late Kidnapper E-Money’s Wife, Siblings Arraigned For Laundering Over N798m

The police have charged the wife of late billionaire kidnapper, Collins Ezenwa, aka E-money, and four of his brothers with money laundering charges at the Federal High Court in Owerri, Imo State . Eleven counts were preferred against the defendants – Gift Ezenwa Emmanuel Okoronkwo, Uche Okoronkwo, Ikechukwu Onyekere and Franklin Anugba – by the…

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Sowore Arrives Court With “#RevolutionNow” Chants

Omoyele Sowore, the convener of the #RevolutionNow protest has arrived the Federal High Court in Abuja over an alleged conspiracy to commit treason, money laundering and other sundry offences instituted against him by the Federal Government. Sowore arrived the fourth floor of the court edifice chanting ‘Revolution,’ with his waiting followers completing the slogan with…

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