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Court remands five persons who allegedly raped, videotaped teenagers

A Chief Magistrates’ Court sitting in Ondo town, Ondo State, has remanded five persons in custody for allegedly raping and torturing two teenage girls ( names withheld) in the town. The five accused –Bode Akinsiku, Femi Olabanji, Abiodun Ayodele, Wahab Fadairo and Adebayo Adedayo – were arrested by the men of the Ondo State Police […]

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Food vendor in court for hitting neighbour’s scrotum

A 25-year-old food vendor, Kelechi Ugwu, who allegedly hit her neighbour with a stick on the scrotum during a fight over noise disturbance, on Tuesday appeared before a Tinubu Magistrates’ Court. The accused, who was charged with assault, pleaded not guilty to the offence. The Prosecutor, ASP Fidelis Dike, said Ugwu committed the offence on […]

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Ex-Comoros president tags constitutional court reopening the way to true referendum.

Former Comorian President Ahmed Abdallah Sambi on Monday called for the rehabilitation of the Constitutional Court as a prerequisite for the referendum project announced by President Azali Assoumani on the revision of the Constitution. “I am not ready to accept this referendum until the Constitutional Court is rehabilitated. I defend democracy,” Sambi said. In late […]

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EX ZAMBIAN VP JAILED FOR STORMING TV STATION.

A former Vice-President of Zambia Nevers Mumba, has been jailed by a magistrate court in the capital, Lusaka, in a case that dates back to 2016. Local media portals report that Mumba, 57, had been handed a three-month jail sentence after he was convicted of giving false information to a police officer. Wednesday’s conviction relates […]

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