Murder trial: Olukere granted bail, other accused are in custody

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 Ekiti State high court on Friday granted bail to the Olukere of Ikere-Ekiti, Ganiyu Obasoyin, who was slammed with a murder charge by the state government. Justice Abiodun Adesodun, in his ruling on the bail application filed by the Olukere, admitted the Obasoyin to bail in the sum of N5 million and two sureties in Read More

Court Frees Suspected Vandals Of Olukere’s Hotel

1 month ago Admin 0
Suspected hoodlums who vandalized a hotel belonging to Olukere of Ikere-Ekiti, Ganiyu Obasoyin have been freed by an Ado-Ekiti Magistrate Court. They were arrested and detained by the Police in connection with the attack on the hotel on December 25 shortly after the hotel was commissioned. The two suspects, Ayodele Osanyinbola and Babatunde Ayodele were Read More

Alleged Murder: Court Adjourned Olukere’s Trial Until February 16

2 months ago Admin 0
The arraignment of Olukere of Ikere-Ekiti, Ganiyu Obasoyin has stalled today, Wednesday, January 31, in Ekiti State High Court sitting in Ado-Ekiti, the state capital. This is is just a counsel to Olukere, Barrister Morakinyo Ogele raised a preliminary objection to the arraignment of Olukere. One of our correspondents who monitors the proceeding report that, Read More

Olukere Supporters Protest, Appeal To FG To Wade Into Crisis

2 months ago Admin 0
The residents of Odo-Oja area of Ikere-Ekiti have appealed to the Federal Government to wade into the lingering crisis over the arrest and remand of Olukere of Ikere, Ganiyu Obasoyin before it gets escalated. The residents made the appeal yesterday during the protest before the court session to demanding the immediate release of the Olukere Read More

Olukere Supporters storm Ekiti court, trial adjourned until February 19

2 months ago Admin 0
 Supporters of the Olukere of Ikere Ekiti, Ganiyu Obasoyin, today stormed the magistrate court premises in Ado Ekiti, the state capital in solidarity of the man they called their monarch, and demanded his unconditional release, insisting that the man did not commit any crime. Recall that Olukere was remanded in prison custody on December 27, Read More

Olukere falls sick in prison, court adjourns case till January 19

2 months ago Admin Comments Off on Olukere falls sick in prison, court adjourns case till January 19
The murder trial involving the Olukere of Ikere- Ekiti,  Ganiyu Obasoyin, was stalled the Ado-Ekiti Magistrate’s Court on Monday due to the Obasoyin’s illness in prison. A prison officer, Mr. O. Osamuyiwa, told the court presided over by Justice Dupe Afeniforo that the Olukere was “seriously sick” and on admission at the prison clinic in Read More