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Man risks life jail for allegedly pouring acid on fiancée

A 33-year-old lover, Lukman Madotti, who allegedly poured acid on his fiancée, Toyin Muyiba, was on Wednesday arraigned before an Ebute Metta Magistrates’ Court for attempted murder.

Man threatens to kill 13-year old after sexual violation

Police in Ogun State have arrested a 29-year-old man, Soji Ogunrinola, for allegedly defiling a 13-yearold girl.

Police promote EFCC chief Ibrahim Magu, 17 others

The Police Service Commission (PSC) on Friday announced the promotion of 18 senior officers.

Gunmen invade Kogi police station, kill two policemen on duty

Some gunmen early on Tuesday invaded the police station at Gegu village on Lokoja – Abuja road, killing two of the policemen on duty.

Police nab suspected cultist on wanted list

The Ogun State Police command says it has apprehended a suspected cultist, Daniel Bartholomew.

Police kill six suspected kidnappers in Ogun

Six suspected kidnappers have met their waterloo in Ogun State as they were shot dead during a gun duel with operatives of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS) in the state.

Suspected herdsmen behead man, burn houses in Plateau

Despite the imposition of a dusk to dawn curfew, a man identified as Joseph Alli, 23, has been killed and beheaded by suspected Fulani herdsmen during a fresh attack on Rotsu village, Miango District in Bassa Local Government Area of Plateau State.

Governor Lalong declares curfew as suspected herdsmen kill two soldiers, two cops

Two soldiers, two mobile policemen and about 23 others were on Wednesday killed by suspected Fulani herdsmen during a fierce battle at Dung Kasa, Rafiki and Dutse Kura communities in Bassa Local Government Area of Plateau State.

Police arrest madman who murdered primary school pupils

Police in Ogun State today arrested a suspected mentally deranged man, Lekan Adebisi, who hacked two primary school pupils to death.

Outrage in police over alleged lopsided promotions

There is discontent among some officers and men from South-East and South-South geopolitical zones in the police over what they described as “marginalisation of our officers” from the regions in the promotion of personnel.

Madman hacks two pupils to death in Ogun

A man suspected to be mentally challenged, Lekan Adebisi, on Monday allegedly stormed St. John’s Primary School, Agodo, in Ogun Waterside Local Government Area of Ogun State and hacked two pupils to death.

Suspected herdsmen kill 11, torch 50 houses in Plateau

Over 50 houses were burnt and eleven persons, including twins, were murdered in the early hours of Friday in two separate attacks carried out by suspected Fulani herdsmen on two villages in Plateau State.

Police commission promotes 9,973 officers

The Chairman, Police Service Commission (PSC), Mr Mike Okiro, said 9, 973 policemen were promoted by the commission in 2017.

Police recover three bodies as suspected herdsmen attack commuters

Suspected Fulani herdsmen on Saturday allegedly ambushed commuters in Jebu Miango Village in Bassa Local Government Area.

SARS commander killed while ‘disarming herdsmen’

The police command in Oyo State has vowed to arrest all suspects in connection with the killing of an operative of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) by suspected herdsmen.

Herdsmen attacks: We will resist attempt to turn Yorubaland to killing field – Aare...

Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland, Dr. Gani Adams, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to urgently mandate security agents to “arrest the blood-thirsty maniacs on the rampage in the country, masquerading as herdsmen, and bring them to justice, to avoid a total breakdown of law and order.

Police arrest four suspects over killing of SARS commander in Oyo

Oyo State Police Command Wednesday declared that no fewer than four suspects have been arrested in connection with Tuesday’s killing of Officer in Charge (OC), Special Anti-Robbery, Saki Unit, by some suspected armed robbers.

Suspected herdsmen kill farmer in Ogun

Suspected herdsmen were alleged to have killed a farmer, Adetona Owolabi, on his farm on Thursday at Afon in Imeko-Afon Local Government area of Ogun State.

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Governor Ajimobi: Culture is one of our legacy pillars

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