Prosecutors described R. Kelly as a "predator" who used his fame to groom minors for sex, as an accuser told the opening day of his much-anticipated New York trial on Wednesday that the disgraced R&B star used to slap her for violating his "rules." The Grammy-winning artist, wearing a gray suit, purple tie, and glasses,…
29 Jul 2020
Johnny Depp's libel case against News Group Newspaper has concluded at London's High Court after three weeks of shocking revelations about the former couple's turbulent marriage. The trial came to an end on Monday, with the judgement expected to be handed down in October in a report by The Mirror. Depp, 57, is suing NGN…
8 Mar 2020
Text: Matthew 4:1-11  THEN was Jesus led up of the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted of the devil.  And when he had fasted forty days and forty nights, he was afterward an hungered.  And when the tempter came to him, he said, If thou be the Son of God, command…
17 Sep 2019
The trial of former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, will resume at the Federal High Court, Lagos, on October 21. Fayose, who was first arraigned on October 22, 2018, alongside Spotless Investment Ltd, on 11 counts, pleaded not guilty...
4 Aug 2019
The Kaduna State Police Command said the ban on protests, processions, and demonstrations in the state is still in force. The Command’s Public Relations Officer, DSP Yakubu Sabo said in a press statement issued on Sunday in Kaduna that the Police will deal decisively with violators of the ban.
19 May 2018
An auto mechanic, Wale Ojo, 42, who allegedly damaged and stole some parts from his customer’s car, yesterday, appeared before an Epe Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State. Ojo, who resides at Ibeju-Lekki area of Lagos, is facing a two-count charge of stealing and criminal damage to property. He was accused of stealing and destroying some…
5 Jun 2016
Saddled with the task of interpreting the laws in an environment defined by an extreme brand of combative politics, the judiciary has always been in the eye of the storm.
3 Sep 2015
Congolese warlord Bosco Ntaganda was Thursday to address his war crimes trial at the International Criminal Court, speaking publicly for the first time since he surrendered to the US embassy in Kigali in 2013. Ntaganda, also dubbed "The Terminator," faces 18 charges of war crimes and crimes against humanity before the Hague-based court, where his…
25 Mar 2015
The latest in a string of candidate vaccines against the deadly Ebola virus was proven safe in an early trial in healthy adults in China, its developers said Wednesday.
13 Mar 2015
Oscar Pistorius's lawyers were in court Friday to make a last-ditch attempt to stop an appeal that could see the fallen Paralympian hero face a stiffer verdict and significantly more time behind bars for the Valentine's Day's killing of his model girlfriend.