Court remands man for defiling 13-year-old girl

By Opeyemi Aremu-Gbemiro, Ado-Ekiti.   An Ekiti State Chief Magistrates’ Court in Ado Ekiti has ordered the remand of a man, Olorunfemi Adebowale, 25, at the correctional centre in Ado Ekiti, for raping a 13-year-old minor.   In his ruling,…
Court remands 4 businessmen for alleged kidnapping

By Onyeje Abutu-Joel, Makurdi.   A Makurdi Chief Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday ordered the remand of four Makurdi-based businessmen, Teryima Achoho, Solomon Iorver, Aondohemba Alu and Samuel Achoho, at the correctional centre, Makurdi, for allegedly kidnapping one Mrs Magdalene Anor.…
Court remands 8 farmers for alleged homicide

By Onyeje Abutu-Joel, Makurdi.   A Chief Magistrates’ Court in Makurdi on Monday ordered the remand of eight farmers in a correctional centre for allegedly killing a man, Oyigocho Asu.   The defendants — Ngbede Paul, Boniface Ocholukpafu, Audu Ekwule,…
Court remands man, 28, for allegedly defiling minor

By Uche Bibilari, Gwagwalada (FCT).   An Upper Area Court Gwagwalada, Abuja, on Monday ordered that a 28-year-old man, Daniel Ailehe, be remanded in prison custody for allegedly defiling a 16-year-old girl.   The police charged Ailehe, who resides in…
Court remands man for allegedly defiling 13-year-old girl

By Olaitan Idris, Lagos.   A Chief Magistrates’ Court in Surulere, Lagos, on Thursday ordered the remand of 32-year-old Uzoma Anyaocha in a correctional centre for allegedly defiling a 13-year-old girl in his apartment.   The Chief Magistrate, M. I. Dan-Oni,…
Court remands minor for alleged cultism

By Ngozi Njoku, Lagos.   An Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court on Friday ordered that a 15-year-old boy should be remanded in a juvenile home at Adigbe, Abeokuta, Ogun, for allegedly belonging to a secret cult.   The police charged the…
Court remands 2 brothers for alleged culpable homicide

By Onyeje Abutu-Joel, Makurdi.   A Chief Magistrates’ Court in Makurdi on Monday ordered the remand of two brothers in a correctional centre for allegedly beating a 70-year old man, Atule Ager, to death.   The police charged Kwaghfan and Terkuma Kyooso,…