LASE V THE STATE

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LASE V THE STATE

The Supreme Court of Nigeria Holden at Abuja CITATION  NO: BEFORE THEIR LORDSHIPS Bage JSC Sanusi JSC Rhodes – Vivour, J SC Ogunbiyi JSC Galinije, J SC Between JONAH LASE (Appellant) and THE STATE (Respondent)  PRONOUNCEMENTS A. CRIMINAL LAW Confessional Statement–On the voluntariness of a confessional statement “The law is that a free and voluntary

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OKOLO V FRN

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AYODEJI v THE STATE

IN THE COURT OF APPEAL IN THE IBADAN JUDICIAL DIVISION HOLDEN AT IBADAN ON TUESDAY, 31ST JANUARY, 2017 Appeal No: CA/I/54C/2013 CITATION: Before Their Lordships: MODUPE FASANMI, JCA HARUNA SIMON TSAMMANI, JCA NONYEREM OKORONKWO, JCA BETWEEN KAYODE AYODEJI (APPELLANT) AND THE STATE (RESPONDENT) PRONOUNCEMENTS A. CRIMINAL LAW 1. Offence of Conspiracy – Definition of conspiracy

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MOHAMMED V THE STATE

IN THE COURT OF APPEAL IN THE SOKOTO JUDICIAL DIVISION HOLDEN AT SOKOTO ON MONDAY, 20TH FEBRUARY, 2017 Appeal No: CA/S/62C/2015 CITATION: Before Their Lordships: HUSSEIN MUKHTAR, JCA MUHAMMED LAWAL SHUAIBU, JCA FREDERICK OZIAKPONO OHO, JCA BETWEEN JAHO MOHAMMED (APPELLANT) AND THE STATE (RESPONDENT) PRONOUNCEMENT A. CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDURE 1. Common Intention – The

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EZE V FRN

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ADEBIYI v THE STATE

IN THE COURT OF APPEALIN THE LAGOS JUDICIAL DIVISIONHOLDEN AT LAGOS ON FRIDAY, 17TH MARCH, 2017 Appeal No: CA/L/815C/2013CITATION: Before Their Lordships: MOHAMMED LAWAL GARBA, JCA JOSEPH SHAGBAOR IKYEGH, JCA UGOCHUKWU ANTHONY OGAKWU, JCA BETWEEN KAYODE ADEBIYI (APPELLANT) AND THE STATE (RESPONDENT) PRONOUNCEMENTS A. CRIMINAL LAW1. Plea of Alibi – Details that must be present

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AKHIGBE V THE STATE

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IN THE COURT OF APPEAL IN THE LAGOS JUDICIAL DIVISION HOLDEN AT LAGOS ON FRIDAY, 17TH MARCH, 2017 Appeal No: CA/L/815A/2013 CITATION: Before Their Lordships: MOHAMMED LAWAL GARBA, JCA JOSEPH SHAGBAOR IKYEGH, JCA UGOCHUKWU ANTHONY OGAKWU, JCA BETWEEN ANTHONY BOYEWU (APPELLANT) AND THE STATE (RESPONDENT) PRONOUNCEMENT A. CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDURE 1. Common Intention –

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LASE v THE STATE

IN THE SUPREME COURT OF NIGERIA ON FRIDAY, 2ND JUNE, 2017 Appeal No: SC.532/2015CITATION: Before Their Lordships: OLABODE RHODES-VIVOUR, J.S.C. CLARA BATA OGUNBIYI, J.S.C. AMIRU SANUSI, J.S.C. PAUL ADAMU GALINJE, J.S.C. SIDI DAUDA BAGE, J.S.C. BETWEEN JONAH LASE(APPELLANT) AND THE STATE(RESPONDENT) PRONOUNCEMENTS A. APPEAL1. Interference With Concurrent Findings Of Fact – Circumstances under which the

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