Court sentences man to six months imprisonment for stealing motorcycle

A Zuba Grade 1 Area Court on Wednesday sentenced Idris Ibrahim, 38, of Deidei- FCT to six months imprisonment for stealing a Bajaj motorcycle. The Presiding Judge, Malam Gambo Garba, passed the sentence after Ibrahim pleaded guilty to the two-count charge of joint act and theft. However, Garba gave the convict an option to pay… Read More Court sentences man to six months imprisonment for stealing motorcycle

Three staff of Konga Online Shopping Ltd. arraigned over alleged N9.6million theft

Three staff of an online retail outlet, Konga, on Friday appeared before a Yaba Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos, for allegedly stealing 500 units of Infinix Hot2 mobile phone valued at N9.6 million. The men, Ibrahim Maradesa; 31, Oluwatoyin Salau; 41, and Jerry Idenudia; 27, who all reside at Ogba area of Lagos, are standing… Read More Three staff of Konga Online Shopping Ltd. arraigned over alleged N9.6million theft

Court sentenced unemployed graduate to one-month imprisonment for stealing laptop

A Wuse Zone 2 Magistrates’ Court in Abuja on Wednesday sentenced a 27-year old unemployed graduate, Mukaila Akanni, to one month imprisonment for stealing a laptop at the American Embassy in Abuja. Magistrate Fatima Bukar convicted Akanni of Peace Village, Lugbe, Airport Road, after he pleaded guilty to the charges leveled against him. Bukar, however,… Read More Court sentenced unemployed graduate to one-month imprisonment for stealing laptop

Court sentences poet to death on charges of apostasy in Saudi Arabia

Hundreds of writers around the world have joined human rights groups in urging Saudi Arabia to release a poet who faces the death sentence on charges of “apostasy” for his poetry. Palestinian poet and artist Ashraf Fayadh, 35, was sentenced to death by a court in the southwestern Saudi city of Abha earlier this month… Read More Court sentences poet to death on charges of apostasy in Saudi Arabia

30-year-old man convicted for stealing a pair of jean trousers

An Ikeja Magistrates’ Court on Thursday remanded a 30-year-old unemployed man, Emmanuel Ijoko, in Kirikiri Prisons for stealing a pair of jeans-trousers valued at N3,500. The Magistrate, Mrs M.O. Osinbajo, remanded the accused after he had pleaded guilty to the offence of stealing. Osinbajo adjourned the case till Dec. 4 for sentencing. The accused lives… Read More 30-year-old man convicted for stealing a pair of jean trousers

Two men arraigned for allegedly gang-raping 21-year-old lady

Two men, who allegedly gang-raped a 21-year- old lady on Thursday appeared before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court. The accused are a trader, Adeniyi Gidado, 25, who lives at 5, Osanyinpeju St., Agege, Lagos and Simeon Nwaugo, 25, also a trader, who lives at 9, Akeem Boye St., Iju-Ishaga, near Lagos. The accused are facing a… Read More Two men arraigned for allegedly gang-raping 21-year-old lady