Tag: imprisonment

JUST IN: Buhari’s minister says citizens yet to obtain NIN risk 14 years imprisonment

The Minister of Communications and Digital Strategy, Isa Pantami, has said citizens who are yet to register for their National Identification Number (NIN) risk jail term.  Mr Pantami issued the…

Cultism now attracts 21 years imprisonment in Lagos, as Sanwo-Olu signs bill

By Lukman Olabiyi Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has declared war on cultism with the singing of the bill for the Prohibition of Unlawful Societies and Cultism of 2021…

Man Bags Life Imprisonment For Raping Niece, 3 Other Teenagers

File Photo: Internet An Ondo State High Court,  sitting in Akure, has sentenced one Kolawole Apoti to life imprisonment for forcefully having sex with his niece and three other teenagers….

Nigerian Drug Kingpin Sentenced To 12 Years Imprisonment In South Africa

Frank Onyeka Nwaru, a Klersksdorp-based drug kingpin, has been convicted. His sentencing in the Stilfontein Regional Court yesterday followed his arrest in May 2018. According to Hawks spokesperson Tlangelani Rikhotso,…

Court sentences couple to 40 years imprisonment over N53m fraud

A federal high court sitting in Ibadan has sentenced a couple to 40 years imprisonment each. Nairalovers learnt that Ebiesuwa Abayomi Fredrick and his wife, Tinuola Idayat Oyegunle were sentenced to…

Court sentences middle-aged man to four years imprisonment for raping 9-year-old girl in Sokoto

A middle-aged man recognized as Aminu Ibrahim has been sentenced to four years imprisonment by a Sokoto State High Court for raping a 9-year-old girl. Nairalovers learnt that Ibrahim was…

● Death sentence awaits kidnappers, life imprisonment for rapists in Kebbi

From Olanrewaju Lawal, Birnin Kebbi Kebbi State governor, Abubakar Atiku Bagudu, has signed into regulation, a invoice for life imprisonment for rapists and loss of life sentence for kidnappers in…

● Uk court sentences drug smuggler who swallowed over 90 packages of cocaine to 4 years imprisonment

A UK court has sentenced a drug smuggler who swallowed over 1kg of cocaine price an estimated £80,000 to 4 years imprisonment. Henry Michael Penijn, 36, who lived in the…

● Lil Wayne: Trump May Pardon Rapper Facing 10 Years Imprisonment For Possession Of Loaded Gun

U.S. President Donald Trump is more likely to grant clemency to rapper Lil Wayne on Tuesday in a last wave of pardons and commutations that’s not anticipated to incorporate lawyer…

Omah Lay, Tems face 2 months imprisonment in Uganda

Embattled Nigerian singers, Tems and Omah Lay may face jail time in Uganda following their arrest on Sunday. Ugandan police arrested the duo after the local Ugandan artists drew the…

Uyo Court sentenced Doctor to 14 years imprisonment over N5m fraud

Justice Agatha Okeke of the Federal High Court in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, has sentenced Bassey Goddy Usen to 14 years imprisonment without option of fine. Usen, a medical doctor,…

Cobbler bags 8 months imprisonment for stealing iPhone

 An Upper Area Court sitting in Kasuwan Nama in Jos on Friday sentenced a 21- year-old cobbler, Jude Musaya, to eight  months imprisonment for stealing an iPhone worth N120,000. Musaya…

Graduate of UNILAG bags 50 years imprisonment for raping 19-year-old girl in Lagos

A 34-year-old man was sentenced to 50 years imprisonment by an Ikeja Sexual Offences and Domestic Violence Court, for raping a 19-year-old student of UNILAG on campus. John Otema, a UNILAG graduate, was…

Two Islamic clerics bag 22 years imprisonment for raping four girls

A Chief Magistrate Court sitting in Minna, Niger State, on Monday August 17, sentenced two brothers, Hassan Bilyaminu and Abdullahi Biliyaminu, who are Islamic clerics, to 22 years imprisonment for raping four…

Teacher bags 10 years imprisonment for raping 10-year-old pupil in Ondo 

Bamigbola Gbolagunte, Akure An Ondo State High court sitting in Akure, the state capital has sentenced a teacher, Omotayo Adanlawo to life imprisonment for raping a 10-year-old girl. The trial…