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Police arrest two bandits in Ondo

Ondo state police command has arrested two members of an armed robbery syndicate in the state.

Monarch escapes from kidnappers

A traditional ruler, the Iresi of Osi in Akure North Local Government Area of Ondo State, David Olajide, on Tuesday narrowly avoided being kidnapped.

Police arrest one as suspected herders attempt to kidnap Ondo monarch

The Ondo State Police Command on Tuesday arrested a Fulani herdsman, who was allegedly among a team of kidnappers that attempted to kidnap the monarch of Osi town in the Akure North Local Government Area of Ondo State, Oba David Olajide.

Woman, son kidnapped in Ondo

Armed persons, on Sunday evening, kidnapped a woman and her step-son in Osi community, Akure North Local Government Area.

Eighteen people die in Ondo road crash

The victims were said to have been burnt beyond recognition in the crash that occurred along Akure-Owo Highway.

School building collapses, kills pupil In Ondo

Tragedy hit St Andrew’s Grammar School, Ondo town, Ondo State on Friday as a building in the school suddenly collapsed and reportedly killed a pupil.

Body of baby disappears from Ondo hospital

Ondo State Police Command has expressed its readiness to unravel the circumstances surrounding the disappearance of the body of a baby at the morgue of the state Specialist Hospital, Akure.

Two motorcyclists crushed to death in Ondo

A driver, Ayeyi Adegboye, who drove a wine Audi car with registration number, KTP-668-RG the night of April 27 along Erinje-Okitipupa road, Okitipupa, Ondo State, allegedly crushed two motorcyclists to death.
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Police in Ondo vow to arrest suspected arsonist who set 9 family members ablaze

The Police in Ondo State have promised to arrest the fleeing suspect who killed eight members of a family of nine by setting on fire their home in Okitipupa Local Government Area.

Ritualists kill hunchback woman, pay son N7 million

Detectives from Ondo State Police Command are on the trail of suspected ritualists who killed a 60-year-old woman with hunchback. The police are also on the trail of the woman’s son, who colluded with the kidnappers after being paid N7million.

Woman kills own child over health challenge in Ondo

Men of the Ondo State Police Command on Thursday, arrested a woman, Mrs Aina Bello, for allegedly killing her four year-old daughter, who had health challenge.

Armed robbers kill seven in Ondo bank attack

Armed robbers on Monday raided a commercial bank at Ido-ani, Ose Local Government Area of Ondo State, killing seven persons in the process.

Eight feared dead in Ondo bank robbery

No fewer than seven persons on Monday were feared dead in a bank robbery which lasted for an hour in Ido-Ani, headquarters of Ose Local Government Area of Ondo State.

Two guards arrested for allegedly stealing pants inside church

Two security guards attached to a church in Akure, the Ondo State capital, have been arrested by the state police command for allegedly stealing pants belonging to the daughter of the pastor in charge of the church.

JTF arrests travellers with ammunition in Ondo

The Joint Task Force of the security agencies in Ondo State on Tuesday arrested six persons with ammunition at Emure Ile in Owo Local Government Area of Ondo State.
Nigeria Police

Police comb Ondo forest in search of kidnappers

The officers, numbering 87, led by a Deputy Commissioner of Police, Mudashiru Abudulahai, led the raid on some dens of kidnappers. Two suspects were apprehended on Friday.

Police, Army, DSS, NSCDC free kidnap victims in Ondo

A combined team of security operatives: the police and soldiers have rescued kidnap victims in Akure, the Ondo state capital.

Police arrest two kidnap suspects in Ondo

The efforts of the security operatives in Ondo to curb kidnapping and rid the state of criminal and their activities on Monday, yielded positive results as two suspected kidnappers were arrested.

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