Monday, February 1, 2010

Uzoma Okere: Court Orders Navy, Admiral to Pay N100m Damages

Remember the story of Uzoma Okere with Admiral Arogundade? Uzoma Okere now Uzoma Osuoha finally got the justice she deserved as Lagos State High Court recently ordered Rear Admiral Harry Arogundade, the Nigerian Navy and four naval ratings to pay Miss Uzoma Okere and her friend, Mr. Abdullahi Abdulazeez, N100 million as damages for assaulting them. Read full story here .

Up Nigeria legal system! I do hope this will serve as a warning to all the perpetrators of violence in Nigeria!


7 comments:

SHE said...

Lets hope the money gets paid.

Even if the Animals don't pay up, let's hope it serves as an example to others.

bArOquE said...

I love this...my heart is filled with joy.
But how do they intend to come up with N100m? I just pray that this will serve as a deterrent for other officers out there. If not more court cases will ensue.
I thank God for Uzoma...

Jaycee said...

It's great to know that Uzoma has received what's due her.

Dee! said...

Great judgment! That is a judgment debt that MUST be paid whether they like it or not.
I hope other "uniform" beings will learn from this and stop acting being barbaric in their dealings with other humans!
Great judgment!

onydchic said...

this made me so happy it's not even funny. finally, some justice.

Geebee said...

I was so glad on reading the story. Honestly, I never believed our judicial system would be able to see the case through to a logical conclusion with the bribes and money bags flying here and there. This is a plus to our legal system in Nigeria and I congratulate Nigerian judiciary on a job well done. Congrats to Uzoma Okere as well . . . I wouldn’t mind a share of the N100 million anyway. lol


I was so glad on reading the story. Honestly, I never believed our judicial system would be able to see the case through to a logical conclusion with the bribes and money bags flying here and there. This is a plus to our legal system in Nigeria and I congratulate Nigerian judiciary on a job well done. Congrats to Uzoma Okere as well . . . I wouldn’t mind a share of the N100 million anyway. lol

Obi-talker said...

How's the money going to get paid?

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