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My Husband Is Diabolical And Fetish, l Don’t Want To Lose My Life

 An Agege Customary Court, Lagos, on Thursday dissolved the 11-year-marriage between a civil servant, Adeola Ajulo, 45 and his wife, Isiwat, over incompatibility. The President of the court, Mrs Ibironke Elabor said she observed that the estranged couple was tired of the marriage as all efforts to reconcile them failed.

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26-Year-Old Barrister Laid To Rest, Lawyers Mourn

The untimely demise of a 26-year-old lawyer identified as Royal Eselu Ngaobiwu, shocked his family, friends and colleagues who were present for his burial on Wednesday, April 11th. The young vibrant barrister, from Owerri, Imo state, died after a brief illness days ago.

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Businessman Allegedly Stab Policeman With Bottle

 A 34-year-old businessman, Steven Olarenwaju, was on Thursday brought before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court for allegedly stabbing a police inspector with broken bottle. Olarenwaju, who resides at the Jankara area of Lagos State, is facing a charge of assault. Police Prosecutor, Godwin Awase told the court that the accused committed the offence on April 6 at Alagbado, Lagos.

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Magistrate Demands Bribe, Jailed For Three Years

 An FCT High Court, Maitama, on Thursday sentenced Magistrate Mohammed Balogun, to three years imprisonment for demanding gratification to influence judgment. Justice Ishaq Bello who convicted Balogun, however, gave him N500, 000 option of fine. The convict was charged to court by the Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission, on a two-count bordering on demanding gratification.

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Couple Remanded In Prison Over Alleged Forgery Of First Bank Cheque

An Ikeja Magistrates’ Court on Thursday remanded a cohabiting couple, Patrick Nana, 35, and Ifeoma Alexander, 39, who allegedly forged a First Bank cheque with an intent to withdraw a sum of N98, 000. The Chief Magistrate, Mrs O.I. Raji, granted the accused bail in the sum of N150, 000 each with two sureties each in like sum. Raji said …

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