Tag Archives: Federal High Court

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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Sowore Seeks For Bail in Fresh Court Application, Denies Coup Allegations

Mr Omoyele Sowore, the Convener of #RevolutionNow protest who is currently being held by the Department of State Services (DSS), has reportedly asked for bail in liberal terms in a fresh application he filed before the Federal High Court in Abuja on Friday. Sowore filed the fresh application  after his failed bid to have the court…

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Court Orders Takeover Of Donald Duke’s Ikoyi Property Over N537.3m Debt

A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has ordered the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria, AMCON, and United Bank for Africa to take over an Ikoyi, Lagos property of former governor of Cross River State, Mr Donald Duke, over an alleged N537,334,360.77 debt. According to Vanguard, the order was pursuant to an ex parte application,…

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Sowore Was Paid By International Collaborators To Topple Buhari’s Regime – DSS

The Department of State Services has alleged in fresh papers filed before the Federal High Court in Abuja that the convener of #RevolutionNow protests, Omoyele Sowore, met with “foreign collaborators” in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates, and other countries on how to topple the Muhammadu Buhari government”. DSS also alleged in the court document seen…

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