Crime

Man, 65 remanded in prison for defiling 13-year old daughter

June 25, 2019

An Ado-Ekiti Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday ordered a 65-year-old man, Bayo Akinwete, to be remanded in prison custody over the rape of his 13 year old daughter. This according to the magistrate is to enable the court seek legal advice from the office of the Director of Public Prosecution (DPP).

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Two ATM Robbers Arrested in Ogun

June 23, 2019

Men of the Ogun State Police Command, on Thursday 20th June 2019, arrested two suspected members of a syndicate who specialize in robbing people of money withdrawn from Automated Teller Machines. Announcing the arrest of the suspects, ASP Abimbola Oyeyemi disclosed via a statement on Sunday that “their mode of operation is to lurk around […]

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One Dead, Eight Others Missing In Fresh Zamfara Attack

June 21, 2019

One person has been confirmed dead and eight others missing after gunmen attacked Yan’Kaba village in Kauran Namoda Local Government Area of Zamfara State. Those missing are suspected to have been abducted by the gunmen.

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Woman in Trouble For Stealing Breast Pads

June 19, 2019

A 27-year-old housewife, Stella Okeke, who allegedly stole breast pads and other beauty from a supermarket, on Wednesday appeared in an Upper Area Court in Mpape, Abuja. Okeke, who resides in Efab Estate, Lokogoma Abuja, is charged with two counts of criminal trespass and stealing.

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Police Nab Five Pipeline Vandals in Ogun

June 18, 2019

Men of the Ogun State Police Command, on Sunday 16th June, arrested five suspected pipeline vandals at Magboro area of Ibafo.  DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, the Command’s spokesman disclosed that “the suspects were arrested at about 6:00pm while the DPO Ibafo Division,SP Abiodun Ayinde was on routine patrol with his men around area of his jurisdiction.

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EFCC Nabs Three Internet Fraudsters in Ibadan, To Hand Over Two Others to The Police

June 18, 2019

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibadan Zonal Office, on Tuesday, June 18, 2019, arrested three suspected internet fraudsters and two others for being in possession of a double barrel gun.

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NCE Holder Arrested For Armed Robbery

June 16, 2019

Police authorities in Ogun State have confirmed the arrest of an NCE graduate, Afolayin Sunday, 24, who was arrested  in ijoko area of Ota for armed robbery on June 6. “The suspect, a Maths/  Computer  graduate of Adeniran Ogunsanya College of Education, Ijanikin, Lagos, was arrested after he successfully robbed one Adesina Omolola, a  POS […]

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Police Warns Against ‘Forceful Invasion’ of Ogun Motor Parks

June 15, 2019

For the second time in as many weeks, the Ogun State Police Command, on Saturday issued a warning to members of transport unions in the state. This time, the Command warned against what it described as ‘forceful invasion’ of motor parks. In a statement signed by the Command’s Public Relations Officer, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, it […]

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Police Nab Four Cultists in Ijebu Ode

June 12, 2019

In its avowed commitment to rid Ogun State of violent cult groups, the Ogun State Police Command, on 8th June, 2019 arrested 4 members of the dreaded Eiye Confraternity in Iwesi area of Ijebu Ode while allegedly planning to carry out a violent attack in the area.

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Man Forges Oyo Governor’s CPS’ Letterhead to Facilitate Employment!

June 11, 2019

A middle-aged man, named Fakorede Olabisi Johnson was on Tuesday nabbed by the Police for forging the letterhead of the office of the  Chief Press Secretary to the Governor of Oyo State in a bid to secure employment as Coordinating Secretary of the State’s Local Government Service Commission.

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