Ikeja High Court
You’ll have to defend yourself, furious judge warns alleged kidnap kingpin Evans
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.
Court adjourns forgery case against Bianca’s agent
An Ikeja High Court in Lagos has adjourned till January 23, 2020 the continuation of trial of Emmanuel Omuojine, who is facing charges of stealing by fraudulent conversion and forgery.
$8.4M fraud: Ajudua’s counsel absconds
A mild drama occurred at an Ikeja High Court on Tuesday as defence counsel, Mr Allen Agbaka, absconded from courtroom midway into cross-examination of retired Lt.-Gen. Ishaya Bamaiyi, a former Chief of Army Staff. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Agbaka is part of the team defending Fred Ajudua accused of defrauding Bamaiyi…
Court orders Office of Public Defender to represent Evans
Justice Hakeem Oshodi of a Lagos High Court has directed the prosecution to notify the Office of Public Defender (OPD) to represent alleged kidnap kingpin, Chikwudumeme Onwiamadike (alias Evans). Evans had been accused of playing pranks in a bid to stall his trial, which has suffered several adjournments due to absence of his counsel. Oshodi…
Sex video tape played in Lagos court as evidence
Proceedings in an Ikeja High Court took an unusual dimension on Monday when an excerpt of a sex video tape between a married father of three...
Evans: Judge’s absence stalls trial, adjourns until June 16
The scheduled trial of alleged kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike alias Evans, at an Ikeja High Court, was on Monday stalled following the absence of the judge, Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that according to a court official, who plead anonymity, Justice Taiwo was on an official assignment with Justice Opeyemi…
‘One-Chance’ robbers bag 14 years imprisonment
Two men, Samuel Oyeniyi, 30, and Friday Utu, 27, were yesterday at an Ikeja High Court in Lagos sentenced to 14 years imprisonment each for attempted armed robbery.