• Court grants Synagogue engineers N10m bail each

    Court grants Synagogue engineers N10m bail each

    Justice Lateef Lawal-Akapo of the Lagos High Court, Ikeja today granted two engineers involved in the construction of the collapsed 12 September 2014 Synagogue church building N10 million bail each.

    Engineer Faterigun Akinbela and Ogundeji along with their respective companies HardRock Construction Company Ltd and Jayden Trust services and Trustees of the Synagogue Church of all Nation, SCOAN are standing trial for manslaughter and criminal negligence.

    Ruling on the bail application filed by the two engineers, Justice Lawal-Akapo held that there was […]

  • Court docks Synagogue Church Trustees, engineers for manslaughter

    Court docks Synagogue Church Trustees, engineers for manslaughter

    Justice Lateef Lawal-Akapo of the Lagos High Court has ordered the arraignment of Synagogue Church of all Nations, SCOAN, trustees and two engineers alongside their companies involved in the September 12, 2014 building collapse that killed 116 persons in the Ikotun area of the state.

    They were finally arraigned on Tuesday after the judge dismissed the application filed by two of the defendants seeking to quash the charge.

    Since the Lagos State Government filed the 111 charges which border on criminal negligence, […]