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Court denies Ekweremadu and wife bail, orders them to be remanded in custody and adjourned the case till July 7th

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Court denies Ekweremadu and wife bail, orders them to be remanded in custody and adjourned the case till July 7th

Court denies Ekweremadu and wife bail, orders them to be remanded in custody and adjourned the case till July 7th

The Uxbridge Magistrate Court in London has denied bail to former Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, and his wife Beatrice over claims that they trafficked a 15-year-old boy from Lagos to the UK with the intent to harvest his organ.

 

According to Arise TV, the prosecutors at the court this afternoon said the Ekweremadus were being charged for bringing the 15-year-old boy from Nigeria to the UK with the claim that he was to be given a better life in the UK but was actually to harvest his organ. The prosecutors told the court that the former Senate President procured a passport for the boy and claimed he was 21 years old but they discovered that he was 15 years old. 

 

The prosecutors also told the court that the Ekweremadus have a daughter who has a kidney-related disease and has been on dialysis for quite some time. They told the court that it is believed that the plan was to use an organ from the boy on their daughter who appears to need a kidney transplant.

 

Ekweremadu and his wife had separate legal representatives and prayed the court to release them on bail but their prayers were however dismissed by the Magistrate. The couple has surrendered their passports to the UK government.

 

The couple was arrested at Heathrow airport, on their way to Istanbul, Turkey and according to the prosecutors, it is believed that they were on their way to procure another organ as they were unable to harvest the organ of the boy. The prosecutors also stated that $20, 000 cash was found on Mr. Ekweremadu.

 

According to Arise, the red flag was raised after the boy truthfully disclosed his age, 15, to the doctors at the Royal Free hospital. in the UK. The doctors canceled the procedure and the boy was immediately taken into the custody of the family who according to the prosecutors treated him like a slave until he escaped and found his way to the police where an investigation started, leading to the arrest of the couple. 

 

Arise news reports that according to the prosecutors, the Ekweremadus found the boy off the streets in Lagos, he was homeless and they brought him to the UK under the pretense of offering him a better life. The defense however says there is far more than meets the eye regarding the case.

 

After much deliberation, the Magistrate ordered their remand in custody till July 7 for the next hearing on the case.

 

 

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Again, Nigerian lawyer storms Lagos court dressed in traditional worshipper’s regalia (video)

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Again, Nigerian lawyer storms Lagos court dressed in traditional worshipper

Nigerian lawyer, Malcolm Omirhobo, stormed the Federal High Court in Lagos state dressed in traditional worshipper’s regalia today June 27.

 

Again, Nigerian lawyer storms Lagos court dressed in traditional worshipper

Omirhobo made news last week when he attended proceedings at the Supreme Court dressed in the same manner.

According to him, he is only following the approval of the Supreme Court in its judgment on June 17 allowing Nigerians to express their mode of worship which includes the use of Hijabs in schools and places of worship.

 He rebuffed an attempt by court officials to stop him from going in.

 

Watch a video of him arriving the Federal High court in Lagos below…

 

 

 

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Kendall Jenner spotted with Devin Booker amid reports they’ve split

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Kendall Jenner spotted with Devin Booker amid reports they

Kendall Jenner was spotted spending some alone time with Devin Booker amid reports they have split.

 

The two were cozy with each other as they spent time at Soho House in Malibu Sunday, June 26.

 

Pictures show Devin smiling as Kendall gave him flirty looks.

 

Multiple outlets reported that the couple had split but the recent photos paint a different picture.

 

See more photos below.

 

Kendall Jenner spotted with Devin Booker amid reports they

Kendall Jenner spotted with Devin Booker amid reports they

Kendall Jenner spotted with Devin Booker amid reports they

Kendall Jenner spotted with Devin Booker amid reports they

Kendall Jenner spotted with Devin Booker amid reports they

Kendall Jenner spotted with Devin Booker amid reports they

Kendall Jenner spotted with Devin Booker amid reports they

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Nigerian man arrested in South Africa for alleged possession of drugs

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Nigerian man arrested?in?South Africa for alleged possession of drugs

Nigerian man arrested?in?South Africa for alleged possession of drugs

A Nigerian national has been arrested in Johannesburg, South Africa for alleged possession of drugs. 

 

Jo’burg Metro Police Department in a statement on Monday, June 27, said the suspect was arrested with crystal meth and dagga (cannabis)

 

“Whilst conducting patrols in Florida, #JMPD K9 Unit noticed suspicious activity outside a house on 6 Ave, Florida. Entry was gained into the premises & a Nigerian national was arrested for possession of drugs (crystal meth & dagga). Suspect detained at Florida SAPS” the statement read. 

 

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