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Native doctor beaten to death by in-laws in Ondo

A 45-year-old native doctor, Adelogba Ademuyiwa, was allegedly beaten to death by his In-law for having the effrontery to beat up his wife, Itunu, in Ifira Akoko area of Ondo state.

Armed policemen invade Kingsley Kuku’s residence

Some armed policemen allegedly invaded the Arogbo community in Ese-Odo Local Government Area of Ondo State on Thursday, shooting into the air.

Passengers behead cyclist, disappear with head

Three men have been arrested for allegedly beheading a cyclist, stealing his phone and motorcycle in Akure, Ondo State.

Man stabs teenage girl to death for spurning love advances

A 25-year-old Saliu Oladapo has been arrested for allegedly stabbing a 19-year-old to death for spurning his love advances.

Father of four commit suicide in Ondo over debt

A father of four and an executive member of the Road Transport Employers Association of Nigeria (RTEAN) in Ondo state identified as Ayokunle has reportedly committed suicide over a debt owed a cooperative society.

College student dies at Ondo corpers’ lodge

A student of the College of Education, Ikere Ekiti, Ekiti State, identified as Akintunde Adegunloye was reportedly found dead in his friend’s room on the premises of the Ondo State Specialists Hospital, Ondo town, Ondo State.

Hit-and-run driver kills FUTA first class student

The Federal University of Technology Akure, Ondo State, was thrown into mourning on Thursday following the death of a student of the institution.

Commercial motorcyclist slumps, dies in Ondo filling station

A middle-aged commercial motorcyclist identified as Akinsowon Kehinde on Sunday slumped and died at a petrol station in Ondo town, Ondo West Local Government of Ondo State, while buying fuel.

Teenage boy drowns in Ondo river

A 12-year-old Primary Schoolboy, Samsondeen Adeniran, has been reportedly drowned in Lisaluwa area of Ondo town, headquarters of Ondo West Local Government Area of Ondo State, while on a fishing expedition with three others.

Three feared dead in Ondo auto crash

No fewer than three persons were feared dead on Monday in an auto crash that occurred at Biochem area, along Ondo-Ore Ring Road,near the main gate of Adeyemi College of Education, Ondo.

Woman found dead inside church well in Ondo

There was pandemonium on Sunday morning in Ayedun Area of Akure, Ondo state, when a lifeless body of a middle aged woman identified as Funke Ojo, was found in a well said to belong to a church.

Afenifere back Wole Soyinka on use of hunters, vigilante against killer herdsmen

Yoruba socio political organisation, Afenifere, has thrown its weight behind Prof. Wole Soyinka’s call for the use of hunters and vigilante groups to tackle the menace of herdsmen in Ogun State, in collaboration with the other security outfits.

No life was lost during robbery attack on Benin-Shagamu Expressway – Police

The Ondo State Police Command has debunked the report that lives were lost during an armed robbery attack on the Benin/Shagamu Expressway in the state few days ago.

Police rescue three kidnap victims in Ondo

Ondo state Police Command, on Tuesday, rescued three people who were abducted by dare devil armed men who robbed at the Benin/Ore Road on Tuesday afternoon.

Police arrest seven suspected kidnappers in Ondo

The Ondo State Police Command has arrested seven persons in connection with various kidnapping incidents in the state.

Tenant kidnaps landlady’s kids in Ondo

A female tenant has reportedly kidnapped the two children of her landlady, seven days after she packed into the house in Okedogbon, in the Owo Local Government Area of Ondo State.

Suspected herdsman attacks Ondo woman in her farm

A 28-year-old mother of two, Florence Godday, escaped death by the whiskers in Igbo Abo community in Akure North area of Ondo State, as a herdsman attacked her with a machete and attempted to rape her in her farm.

Four Fulani herders arrested weapons in Ondo

Vigilantes in Agadagba Obon, Ese-Odo Local Government Area of Ondo State, have arrested four Fulani herdsmen who were said to be carrying dangerous weapons.

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