31-year-old man to die by hanging for murder
For being found guilty of killing his neighbour with a cutlass, a Lagos High Court, Igbosere sentenced a 31-year-old man, Ibrahim Tijani to death by hanging.
Sexual offences top criminal cases in Lagos
Lagos Criminal Information System (LCIS) has revealed that sexual offences and related matters top criminal cases in the state.A quarterly report of LCIS disclosed that 56 miscellaneous cases (stealing-related offences), 95 sex offences, 79 robbery cases, 48 fatal motor accidents...
Sexual, domestic violence in Lagos doubles, hits 3,089 victims
Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team (DSVRT) has said that no fewer than 3,089 cases of sexual, domestic violence were reported in the past eight months.
Lagos worries over rising domestic violence, to prosecute Odibi for murder
The Lagos State government has expressed concerns over the increasing spate of domestic violence in the state, saying it was ready to prosecute Mrs. Udeme Otike Odibi for alleged murder.Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Adeniji Kazeem, disclosed this yesterday while briefing newsmen at the Ministry of Justice, Alausa, Ikeja.
Justice ministry, LIRS generated N107.4m for Lagos government, says AG
Lagos State Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Adeniji Kazeem said the Ministry of Justice has generated N107, 432,862 million for the state government.He disclosed this at Alausa during a ministerial press briefing to mark the third year anniversary of Governor Akinwunmi Ambode...
Adegboruwa, 64 others shortlisted for SAN rank
Lagos lawyer and rights activist, Ebun Olu- Adegboruwa has been shortlisted for the rank of Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) by the Legal Practitioners’ Privileges Committees (LPPC) alongside 64 other candidates.
Evans, Joshua will not escape justice, Lagos government declares
Lagos State government yesterday disclosed that Chukwudi Onuamadike, also called Evans, would not escape justice.Evans is currently being tried for kidnapping and murder. Also included in the cycle is the founder of the Synagogue Church of All Nations, Prophet Temitope Joshua.....
Assembly cautions LASG on financing Visionscape with state funds, summons three Commissioners
The Lagos State of Assembly has expressed dissatisfaction over the activities of Visionscape Sanitations Solutions limited introduced by the state government.
Ambode bows to pressure, slashes land use charge
Lagos State Government yesterday buckled under pressure, reducing all levies for its new Land Use Charge (LUC) that had attracted public outcry by 50, 25 and 15 per cent.