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13 Aug
The Court of Appeal, Lagos Division has dismissed an appeal filed by suspected notorious kidnapper, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike (popularly known as Evans), against the judgment...
12 Aug
Court of Appeal, Lagos division Thursday dismissed an appeal filed by suspected kidnapper Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, also known as Evans, against the judgment of Justice Hadizat Rabiu-Shagari of the Federal High Court, Lagos over his seized 25 trucks by the Nigeria Police. The three Justice of the Appeal Court, dismissed Evans' appeal for lacking merit. Evans…
17 Mar
The absence of prosecution witnesses on Wednesday stalled the two of the trials of alleged kidnap kingpin, Chukwudimeme Onwuamadike, alias Evans which he is facing before Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo of an Ikeja Special Offences Court.
4 Jul 2020
Justice Hakeem Oshodi of an Ikeja High Court, yesterday, ordered the Lagos State Office of the Public Defender (OPD) to take over the defence for alleged kidnap kingpin, Chukwudimeme Onwuamadike
13 Mar 2020
Justice Hakeem Oshodi of an Ikeja High Court on Friday told alleged kidnap kingpin, Chukwudimeme Onwuamadike alias Evans that he will have to defend himself in his criminal trial if he comes to court without legal representation.
31 Aug 2019
Justice Hakeem Oshodi of a Lagos High Court, sitting in Ikeja, has fixed October 18, 2019 to deliver ruling on the admissibility of alleged kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike...
8 Aug 2019
An assistant superintendent of police, Vincent Maxwell, on Thursday said the officers killed by soldiers in Taraba State were among the best on the inspector-general of police’s intelligence response team (IRT).
24 Jul 2019
A 46-year-old notorious arms dealer, Godwin Chinyere, who was alleged to have sold most of the firearms, ammunition and rocket launchers used by billionaire kidnapper, Chukwudumeme Owuamadike, A.k.A Evans has been arrested by operatives of the Inspector-General of Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT). Evans who was arrested on June 2017 in his mansion at the…
28 Jun 2019
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…
17 May 2019
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.
30 Mar 2019
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…
18 Sep 2018
An Ikeja High Court sitting in Lagos State yesterday sentenced two former gang members of billionaire kidnapper, Chukwudimeme Onwuamadike, also known as Evans to 41 years in prison. Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo sentenced the convicts, 32-year-old Kelvin Emenike Ukoh and Emeka Obasi, 33 over the abduction of one Ugoje Jude, a shipping agent, and his employee,…


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The management of Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) on Wednesday announced a six-hour planned outage in some communities in Badagry, Lagos State.