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Teenager, Accomplice Docked Over Alleged Theft Of Handbag In Osun

Crime November 6, 2017 at 1:22 pm 0 comments

By Grace Isaac
The Osun State Police Command on Monday arraigned a 19 year old teenager identified as Olarinde Bukunmi and his accomplice, Kareem Ibrahim aged 22 before an Osun State magistrate court sitting in Osogbo for allegedly stealing  a handbag.
The duo

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Nigerian Police

Five Policemen Arrested For Allegedly Aiding Murder Suspect’s Escape

Crime November 4, 2017 at 9:29 am 0 comments

No fewer than five policemen in Ebonyi State have been arrested and placed on Orderly Room Trial for their complicity in the escape of a murder suspect, Ogonna Alioka aka ‘Pilot’ and three others from the police custody.
Commissioner of Police, CP Titus Lamorde told journalists in Abakaliki that Ogonna

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Gov. Ayodele Fayose

Ekiti Govt Proposes Death Penalty For Cultists, Offers N1m For Useful Information

Crime November 1, 2017 at 2:59 pm 0 comments

Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose has said the state is sponsoring a bill against incessant killings by student cultists on the state university campus.
He said that the bill, when passed into law, would hand out death penalty to anyone found guilty of involvement in cultism and life imprisonment

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Electricity Cables Thief Remanded In Osun

Electricity Cables Thief Remanded In Osun

Crime October 30, 2017 at 2:59 pm 0 comments

 
Grace Isaac
 
A 22 year old man has been remanded in Ilesha prison custody for allegedly stealing electricity wires valued at  N100,000.
The accused was arraigned on Monday before the Chief Magistrate O. A Oloyade on two counts charge of stealing and felony.
The prosecutor, Inspector Olayiwola Rasaq

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Man Remanded Two Weeks After Conviction For Stealing Live Turkey In Osun

Man Remanded Two Weeks After Conviction For Stealing Live Turkey In Osun

Crime October 26, 2017 at 3:10 pm 0 comments

By Grace Isaac
A 39 year old man identified as Stephen Odokuma has been remanded in Ilesha prison for stealing food items and half bag of dried cocoa.
Odokuma who was convicted for stealing live turkey a forth-night ago was arraigned on Thursday in company of Emmanuel Collins aged 35 on a

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Gunmen Kidnap Policemen, Portugese In Kogi State

Gunmen Kidnap Policemen, Portugese In Kogi State

Crime October 24, 2017 at 6:04 pm 0 comments

Two policemen were on Monday killed by unknown gunmen and an expatriate abducted at a construction site along Obajana-Kabba road in Kogi State.
The State Police Public Relations Officer, William Aga, who confirmed the incident, told our correspondent that about 15 gunmen attacked the A .G. Dangote Company handling the rehabilitation of the road,

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