Court convicts two pastors for forgery, mischief
The Upper Area Court sitting in Jalingo, Taraba state has sentenced two pastors of the Court of Christ Deliverance Ministry to six-month imprisonment each for forgery
Police arraigns self-acclaimed monarch over alleged forgery
A clamant to the traditional stool of Isiagu ancient Kingdom in Awka South Local Council of Anambra State, Chief Ben Ifeatu, has been arraigned before the Chief Magistrate Court
Can allegations of conspiracy to commit forgery be sustained where the main offence of forgery is not proved?
The appellant as complainant, was a member of the Independence Baptist Church, and as such member was approached by one Pastor David Lang, asking for permission to use his piece of land
NECO dismisses 70 staff over certificate forgery
The National Examinations Council (NECO) has approved the dismissal of 70 of its workers over certificate forgery, asking them to immediately quit work.
Police charge lecturer, lawyer with forgery, altering of document
The police have charged before a magistrate court, Orumba, Anambra State a lecturer, department of Accountancy, Imo State University, Owerri, Dr. Luke Chukwu and two practicing lawyers with forgery and alteration of the document.
Algeria prosecutor requests 18 months jail for Bouteflika-era tycoon
An Algerian prosecutor requested Monday that a business tycoon linked to ousted leader Abdelaziz Bouteflika be sentenced to 18 months in prison for "forgery", according to an AFP correspondent. Ali Haddad, who owns Algeria's largest private construction company, has been detained since his arrest on March 31 while trying to cross into Tunisia, days before…
Birth certificate forgery: Court dismisses suit against Wike
Justice Inyang Ekwo of the Federal High Court, Abuja yesterday dismissed the suit seeking to disqualify Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State from contesting today’s governorship election. The suit filed by one Elvis Chinda had accused Wike of alleged birth certificate forgery. The Court however dismissed the suit while ruling on the preliminary objection filed…
Two bankers, three others arrested over national ID card forgery
The Public Relations Officer of the Sokoto State Police Command, ASP Cordelia Nwawe, yesterday paraded five persons, including two employees of a bank for their alleged involvement in the procurement of forged National identity cards for new customers to open accounts. She gave the names of the two bankers as Mudassiru Taofeeq and Perez Percy…
Court jails varsity’s senior official for forgery
The High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja has sentenced a senior official of the University of Ibadan, Mr. Adedeji Taiwo, to three and half years imprisonment for forging the signature of the former executive secretary of the National Universities Commission (NUC), Prof. Julius Okojie. Taiwo was araigned in July 2016 before Justice…