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Court remands 2 persons over alleged armed robbery

Osogbo An Osogbo Chief Magistrates’ Court has remanded two persons in Ilesa Prison over alleged armed robbery and unlawful possession of firearms. The defendants, Bayo Ajisafe, 27, and Wale Makinde, 29, are facing a three-count charge bothering on robbery and conspiracy, but their pleas were not taken as they had no legal representation. The Prosecutor, […]

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Osun court remands 3 for robbery, possession of charms

Osogbo Osun state Magistrate’s Court, sitting in Osogbo, the state capital, yesterday, remanded three persons in Ilesa prison custody for alleged armed robbery. The accused persons, Bayo Ajisafe, 27, Wale Makinde, 29, and Olatoke Taiwo, 32, are facing a seven-count charge bordering on conspiracy, theft, unlawful possession of fire arms, armed robbery and attempt killing. […]

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‘Inadequate judges, infrastructure hinder justice’

By Baba Yusuf Abuja Former Dean, Faculty of Law, Bayero University, Kano, Prof. A. B. Ahmed has placed the delay in the administration of criminal justice in the country on the door steps of inadequate judges and general poor infrastructure. Ahmed stated this yesterday in Abuja during the last phase of capacity building training the […]

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An Egyptian court has upheld death sentences for seven people over the beheadings in Libya of 21

Christians, all but one from Egypt, and for belonging to the Islamic State group, a judicial official said Sunday. In February 2015, Libya posted a video on the internet of the beheadings on a Libyan beach, sparking international condemnation and Egyptian air strikes against jihadist targets in the neighbouring country. Saturday’s court ruling came a […]