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Troops arrest NYSC members for posting lovers’ nude pictures on Internet

The men of the 32 Artillery Brigade of the Nigerian Army, Akure, Ondo State, have arrested four men in Ikaramu Akoko, in the Akoko North West Local Government Area of Ondo State, for allegedly posting nude pictures of some ladies on the Internet.

Ondo DPO Aminu Mustapha dies in auto crash

The Ondo State Police Command was thrown into mourning on Monday following the death of the Acting Divisional Police Officer in charge of Yaba Police Division Ondo Town, Ondo State, Mr. Aminu Mustapha.

Suspected herdsmen kidnap man in Ondo, demand N5m

Four persons suspected to be herdsmen have allegedly abducted a middle aged businessman identified as Oyewale Akinwande at Idoani in Ose Local Government Area of Ondo State.

Police nab three for abducting policewoman in Ondo

Three suspected kidnappers are now in police custody for alleged abduction of a female police officer attached to Ijapo police station in Akure, Ondo state capital.

Mob lynches 3 men over Okada theft in Ondo

A mob, yesterday, lynched two brothers and one other robbery suspect in Akure, the Ondo State capital, causing panic and tension across the state.

Angry mob kill 3 suspected motorcycle thieves in Ondo

Three suspected armed robbers have been killed by a mob action in Akure, the Ondo State capital for attempting to steal two motorcycle.

Armed robbers attack bank in Ondo, kill two policemen

A gang of armed robbers on Thursday attacked a branch of the Skye Bank Plc in Ifon, the headquarters of the Ose Local Government Area of Ondo State, killing two police officers attached to the bank and went away with an undisclosed huge amount of money.

Police officer detained for shooting three farmers over N50 bribe

A Police Inspector in Ondo state is in trouble for allegedly shooting three farmers on commercial motorcycle, popularly called Okada over N50 bribe (Egunje).

Gunman kills CAC pastor in Ondo

An unknown gunman has reportedly killed a Christ Apostolic Church pastor, Oluwarotimi Akinroyeje, at the mission house located at Ago Gbooro area of Ore in the Odigbo Local Government Area of Ondo State.

Ondo council officials kill widow over non-payment of tax

Toyin Ijiyemi, a 38-year-old widow, has been allegedly killed by officials of Akure south local government in Ondo state over non-payment of radio and television levies.

Police arrest another Boko Haram leader

The Police in Ondo State said on Sunday that it had arrested another Boko Haram leader, Mohammed Basha, in the Isua Akoko area of the Akoko South-East Local Government Area of Ondo State on Sunday.

Another Boko Haram member arrested in Ondo

Barely one week after a wanted Boko Haram member was arrested in Ondo state, the state Police Command, on Sunday arrested a middle aged man, Muhammed Bashir, suspected to be a Boko Haram member.

Middle-aged man hangs self in Ondo

A middle-aged man with undisclosed identity was found lifeless beside a primary school in Ondo West Local Government Area of Ondo State on Saturday.

Suspected gunmen abduct travellers in Ondo

No fewer than five travellers were reportedly abducted by some gunmen in Oba Akoko, in the Akoko South-West Local Government Area of Ondo State on Friday.

Ondo govt adopts mentally challenged woman’s newborn

The Okitipupa Local Government Area of Ondo State has said it will take care of a newborn baby of a mentally challenged woman found on the street at Ilu Tuntun.

Two abductors of septuagenarian arrested

The Ondo State Police Command has arrested two men for alleged involvement in the kidnap of a 70-year-old woman, identified as Victoria Jimba, on August 30, 2017.

Police arrest two alleged kidnappers of 70-year-old woman

The Ondo State Police Command has arrested two middle-aged men for their alleged involvement in the kidnap of a 70-year-old woman identified as Victoria Jimba on August 30, 2017.

Ondo poly student drowns while swimming in river

A student of Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo, Olagundoye Oladotun, has reportedly drowned in a river at Igbekebo, the headquarters of the Ese Odo Local Government Area of Ondo State.

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Nigeria declares telecoms facilities critical national Infrastructure

In response to the yearnings of industry stakeholders to declare telecom facilities Critical National Infrastructure, President Muhammadu Buhari, has finally approved and also directed that necessary physical protective measures be put in place to safeguard telecommunications infrastructure deployed across the country.
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ASCAB: President Buhari’s speech underestimate Sani Abacha’s $5 billion loot

Alliance for Surviv­ing COVID-19 and Beyond, (ASCAB), a group led by prominent Nigerian human rights lawyer, Femi Falana has said that President Mu­hammadu Buhari’s claim that late dictator, Sani Abacha, stole $1 billion con­tradicts the figures earlier released by his own officials.