Abduction victim narrates encounter with Evans
An Igbosere Magistrates’ Court in Lagos heard on Friday that kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, known popularly as Evans, was the driver...
Absence of prosecution witness stalls Evans’ trial
A Lagos High Court at Igbosere yesterday adjourned further hearing in the trial of suspected 'billionaire' kidnapper, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, also known as Evans, following the prosecution witness' absence.
Again, Evans fails to stop trial in fifth arraignment
A Lagos High Court sitting in Igbosere yesterday dismissed another application by suspected kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike a.k.a Evans, seeking to stop his fifth arraignment. Justice Adedayo Akintoye upheld the argument of the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP), Titilayo Shitta-Bey, that a prima facie case has been established against the defendant. The judge held that…
Lagos court refuses to quash charges against Evans, rearraigned
Justice Adedayo Akintoye of an Igbosere High Court in Lagos again discharged the application seeking to quash the charges preferred against the suspected kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike a.k.a Evans, by the Lagos State Government.
Evans hires new lawyer after former lawyer withdraws from trial
Following the withdrawal of Mr Olukoya Ogungbeje, lead defence counsel of Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike alias Evans, from all criminal cases in the high courts in Lagos, the alleged kidnap kingpin has employed the services of a new counsel. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that at the resumed proceedings on Friday at an Ikeja High…
Evans’ lawyer withdraws from his trial
Lead counsel to Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, suspected kidnap kingpin, better known as Evans, Olukoya Ogungbeje, has withdrawn from his client’s trial.In a statement he personally signed and issued on Wednesday, June 13, but release to the media yesterday, Ogungbeje said he was withdrawing due to “personal reasons.”
Kidnap kingpin, Evans, urges court to quash charges against him
Cousel to kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, alias Evans, Olukoya Ogungbeje, yesterday urged a Lagos High Court sitting in Igbosere to quash all the charges filed against his client by the Lagos State Government.
Banigbe’s kidnapping expose in Abduction Chronicles
Kidnapping is one of the most feared crimes against humanity, which has gained currency in recent times in Nigeria. It is committed against victims of different social...
How I paid Evans 232,000 euros for release of my boss – witness
An employee of Maydon Pharmaceuticals Ltd., Mr Uchenna Okagwu, on Friday told an Ikeja High Court how he paid 232,000 Euros (about N99.76 million) to alleged kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, alias Evans, to secure the release of an abductee. Okagwu said that he paid the sum to the Nnewi, Anambra-born kidnapper, to secure the release…
Evans alleges maltreatment, refuses to come down from prison van
Suspected kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, also called Evans, yesterday alleged that he was being maltreated in prison.Evans, who was to be arraigned at an Igbosere High Court refused to come down from the prison black Maria that brought him to the premises