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Lagos High Court

24 Mar
Justice Lateef Lawal-Akapo of a Lagos High Court sitting in Ikeja, yesterday, sentenced, four middle age men to death by hanging for conspiracy and armed robbery.
21 Mar
Justice E. O. Ashade of the Lagos High Court sitting at Sabo has dismissed a suit filed by Mr. Wasiu Ademola Sanni challenging the nomination of Prince Wasiu Akanbi Lawal Akapo as the Aro Elect of Aro Ejimosu Family of Ojora Royal Family.
1 Mar
Justice Sherifat Sonaike of a Lagos High Court sitting in Tafawa Balewa Square (TBS), yesterday, ordered the arrest of an immigration officer, Umar Mohammed, for disobeying an earlier summons issued to him over alleged assault.
10 Feb
A construction engineer, Samuel Oladele has asked a Lagos High Court sitting in Ikeja, for an order to protect his life from some operatives of the Nigeria Police and suspected land grabbers.
10 Feb
A Lagos High Court sitting at the Tafawa Balewa Square (TBS) yesterday, made an order that status quo be maintained in a suit No. LD/9297GCMW/2022 between Prince Adewale A. A. Oniwonlu versus the Executive Governor of Lagos State and 21 others as defendants.
31 Jan
A Lagos High Court sitting in Ikeja has discharged one Muideen Bilau after nine years of remand at the Kirikiri Medium Correctional Centre. Bilau was arrested on April 5, 2014 around Igando area of Lagos State, where he paid a visit to one of his friends from his hometown of Oyo, Oyo State. He was…
24 Jan
Justice Sherifat Sonaike of a Lagos High Court sitting in Tafawa Balewa Square (TBS) has issued summons to an immigration officer, Umar Mohammed, to appear before the court over alleged assault.
20 Jan
A Lagos High Court sitting in Ikeja has warned Lagos State government agencies and others, against disobedience of a valid court order stopping it from further action on demolition of 795 shops in Alaba section of Mile 12 market. Justice Lateefat Atinuke Oluyemi, had on January 11, 2023 ordered parties in the suit filed by…
17 Jan
• Orders accelerated hearing Justice Olufunke Sule-Amzat of a Lagos High Court sitting in Yaba, has ordered a firm, UPDC Plc., to maintain status quo in a suit filed against it by Oluwafemi Ayodele. -ad] The suit is in respect of the portion of land covered by piles along Bishop Aboyade Cole Street, Victoria Island,…
7 Dec
A Lagos High Court, Ikeja, yesterday, convicted and sentenced the Managing Director of an oil company, Julian Ndubueze Ezeji and his company, Initial Energy Service Limited, Julian Ndubueze Ezeji, to 20 months imprisonment for fraud.
6 Dec
Defendants in the case of an alleged fraudulent sale of land at Wasimi, Maryland have opted for out-of-court settlement after a Lagos High Court, Ikeja granted an enrolment order in the matter.  The case involved a Lagos based lawyer, Olajide Ajana, who had initially dragged the defendants to court over the said land transaction. The…
22 Nov
A Lagos High Court, Yaba, has dismissed a suit filed against the Commissioner of Police, Force Intelligence Bureau (FIB), businessman, Olisa Chigbo Innocent and others over alleged harassment and forceful possession of property.


He said that the rights included the power to control and regulate town planning and physical development in relation to such lands and by extension prescribing and collection of any tax, fees or rates.
2 hours ago
The president-elect, Bola Tinubu, has pledged to fulfill the promises he made to Nigerians during the presidential election in February 2023. Tinubu in a statement said that his campaign promises were not mere words but pledges he is committed to. He thanked the citizens for voting for him by giving him the honour of a…
2 hours ago
The 73-year-old grandmother, Iforiti Oloro, who allegedly did the unthinkable in Ondo State by setting her son, Victor, her daughter-in-law, Rachael, and her two grandchildren ablaze eight days ago, is dead. The septuagenarian was said to have given up the ghost while receiving treatment at the Federal Medical Center (FMC), Owo. About a week ago,…
2 hours ago
The Lagos State Government has said that the will of the people prevailed in the last gubernatorial polls in the state, adding that the opposition parties are bad losers. The Deputy Governor, Dr. Obafemi Hamzat stated this while fielding questions from journalists on Channels Television programme Sunrise Daily. Hamzat said that out of the 13,345…
3 hours ago
The Labour Party (LP) has reviewed downwards the cost of its nomination and expression of interest forms for governorship elections in Imo, Bayelsa and Kogi States from N25 million to 15 million. The party said it became expedient and instructive for it to do so, in order to lead by example adding that its Presidential…