Court remands 4 for alleged murder of girl

An Abeokuta Magistrates’ Court on Thursday ordered the remand of four youths in a correctional centre for alleged murder of a 20-year-old girl, Sofiat Okeowo.   The police arraigned Balogun Mustakeem, 20, Majekodunmi Soliudeen, 18, Abdulgafa Lukman, 19, and Waris Oladeinde, 18, on…
Court remands 3 for alleged ritual murder of businesswoman

An Ile-Ife Magistrates’ Court in Osun on Friday ordered the remand of three men who allegedly murdered a businesswoman, Bolaji Akerele.   The defendants are Isiaka Salawudeen, 53, Lukman Salawudeen, 36, and Hammed Semiu, 35.   According to the police prosecutor,…
Court remands teenager for alleged murder in Enugu

A Chief Magistrates’ Court in Enugu on Friday ordered that a teenager, Anayo Aniowo, be remanded in the correctional centre for alleged murder of a man, Igwe Chikezie.   The Chief Magistrate, Mrs Ngozi Edeani, also refused to grant the…