• Domestic violence: court admits oil worker to bail

    Domestic violence: court admits oil worker to bail

    as FIDA sues him for alleged neglect and wife battering

    A chief magistrate court in Port Harcourt, the Rivers state capital, yesterday granted bail in the sum of N100,000 to one Austin Oziegbe, a manager in one of the Oil Servicing Company in the state, over alleged neglect of his pregnant wife, and baby boy.

    Members of the International Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA), had summoned the young father before the presiding magistrate, Mr. S.D. Andrew-Jaja, on a “Private Prosecution Summon” in […]