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Police bullet accidentally kills man in Ibadan

Disaster struck on Monday February 26, 2018 at Pete’s Bar and Lounge of the Trans Amusement Park, Bodija Area of Ibadan when one of the patrons, Taye Adeleke was accidentally shot dead by the men of Operation Burst.

Ex-GTBank staff docked over alleged N5.8m theft

A 32-year-old ex-banker, Isaac Ajagbe, who allegedly stole N5.8 million from his employer, Guaranty Trust Bank (GTB), was docked before an Iyaganku Chief Magistrates’ Court sitting in Ibadan.

EFCC arraigns two FCMB officials for fraud

While Ebenezer and Walter were arraigned together on a three- count charge bordering on conspiracy and stealing, Ebenezer was docked separately on five count charge of obtaining money under false pretense. They pleaded not guilty to all the charges preferred against them.

Ajimobi’s wife presents gifts to New Year babies, others

Mrs Florence Ajimobi, the wife of the Oyo State governor, on Monday, presented gifts to newly born babies on New Year’s day and other children in the state.

Ex-Governor Alao-Akala, Senator Folarin defection can’t stop PDP from winning 2019 elections – Senator...

According to him, these former PDP political stalwarts, among others, would be welcomed officially to the All Progressives Congress (APC) in a ceremony at Mapo hall, Ibadan, today.

SARS policemen shoot at moving car, injure occupants

A 2015 graduate of Kwara State Polytechnic, Ekwere Imoh, has been shot by policemen attached to the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, Oyo State Police Command.

EFCC probes Governor Ayodele Fayose over alleged diversion of bailout funds

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is investigating the Ayodele Fayose government in Ekiti for alleged diversion of over N680million meant for salaries and pension of civil servants .

Sallah: Ram sellers decry low patronage

Ram sellers in various markets in Ibadan on Friday decried low patronage, barely a week to the Eid-el-Kabir celebrations.

30-year-old man allegedly steals 7 crates of eggs, rice

The police on Tuesday arraigned one Sesan Sangodele, 30, before a Senior Magistrates’ court sitting at Iyaganku, Ibadan, over the theft of three bags of rice and seven crates of eggs, all valued at N53,600.


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