Police admit owing N2m judgment debt awarded couple linked with Evans
The Nigeria Police Force has admitted owing a judgment debt of N2 million awarded by the Federal High Court in Lagos in favour an expectant schoolteacher, Mrs. Nzube Obiechina and her husband, Ogechukwu.
Heavy security in court as prosecution closes case against Evans, others
There was an unusual heavy presence of security operatives on the premises of a Lagos High Court, Ikeja, yesterday, as the Lagos State prosecuting team concluded it’s case against billionaire kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, alias Evans and six others over alleged kidnap of the Chief Executive Officer of Maydon Pharmaceutical Ltd, Donatius Dunu, in Lagos.…
Lagos government invites Falana to testify against Evans in kidnapping case
The Lagos State government yesterday filed an application seeking to add to the list of witnesses a human rights lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana (SAN) to testify in the trial of the suspected billionaire kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, alias Evans at an Igbosere High Court, Lagos. Prosecution counsel, Mr. Y.G. Oshoala, told Justice Adedayo Akintoye that…
Alleged billionaire kidnapper, Evans, engages new lawyer
Suspected billionaire kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike a.k.a Evans, on trial for several cases of kidnapping, on Friday complied with the order of an Igbosere High Court, Lagos asking him to get a new counsel.
Judge orders Evans to get counsel or may appoint legal aid for him
Justice Adedayo Akintoye of a Lagos High Court, Igbosere, has ordered the suspected kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike (alias Evans), to get for himself a counsel or he might be forced to appoint a legal aid for him.
Get counsel or I appoint legal aid for you, judge orders Evans
Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo of the Lagos Special Offences Court, Ikeja yesterday ordered the alleged kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike (alias Evans) to defend himself, get a counsel or she would appoint a legal aid for him. The trial judge’s order followed the absence of the defence counsel, Mr. Olanrewaju Ajanaku, who had on three consecutive occasions…
Absence of defence counsel stalls Evan's trial
The trial of suspected kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, alias Evans, failed to go on at a Lagos High Court in Igbosere yesterday, following the absence of a defence counsel.
Court says no proof Evans was tortured
A Lagos High Court, Ikeja yesterday ruled there is no proof that the alleged kidnap kingpin Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike a.k.a (Evans) was tortured by members of the Inspector General...
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.