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A witness yesterday gave an account of how Osun State House of Assembly Speaker Timothy Owoeye was duped of N38 million by fraudsters.

How Osun speaker was duped of N38 million by fraudsters – witness

A witness yesterday gave an account of how Osun State House of Assembly Speaker Timothy Owoeye was duped of N38 million by fraudsters.
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Police begin manhunt for Osun cultists

Police operatives are on the trail of hoodlums who caused chaos in some parts of Osogbo, the Osun State capital, on Thursday night when they exchanged gunshots.

Ex-convict, two others nabbed for killing pastor

The Osun State Police Command has paraded an ex-convict, Adeoye Sina, for allegedly killing a pastor of a Cherubim and Seraphim church in Ibadan, Oyo State, identified as Emmanuel Ogedengbe.
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Official: Kidnapped lawyer, driver freed

An Ibadan-based lawyer, Musibau Adetunbi, and his driver, who were kidnapped on Monday have regained their freedom, an official has said.
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Senior lawyer Musibau Adetunmbi kidnapped in Osun

A senior lawyer in Ibadan, Oyo State, Mr. Musibau Adetunmbi, has been kidnapped in Iwaraja, Osun State.

Police: Why we deployed officers to PDP secretariat in Osogbo

The Osun State Police Command has said it acted in good faith when it deployed its officers to the secretariat of the Peoples Democratic Party in Osogbo, the Osun State capital on Monday.

Gunmen attack mosque-bound Muslims in Osogbo

Operatives of the Osun State Police Command have apprehended one of the gunmen that attempted to kill Muslims at Aleluya Estate Mosque, Osogbo, Osun State,at about 6am on Wednesday.

Police: Four arrested for electoral offences in Osun

The Osun State police command on Tuesday said it arrested four people during the State Assembly elections held last Saturday.

Ballot papers, card readers burnt as hoodlums attack INEC office in Osun

Suspected hoodlums on Saturday midnight attacked the office of the Independent National Electoral Commission in Ijebu-Ijesa, Oriade Local Government Area in Osun State.

Police rescue remaining Osun college staff from kidnappers

The remaining four staff of the Osun State College of Technology, Esa-Oke, who were kidnapped recently have been rescued by police.

Police parade cleric, three others for alleged murder

Four men were on Monday paraded by the Osun State Police Command for allegedly killing one Victor Akinbile in Ikirun, the headquarters of Ifelodun Local Government Area of Osun State.
Some PDP thugs arrested in Osogbo by the police

Osun election: PDP chieftains, others paraded for alleged involvement in illegalities

Sixteen persons were on Thursday paraded by the Deputy Inspector-General of Police, Department of Operations, Joseph Habila, over alleged involvement in irregularities in Saturday’s governorship election in Osun State.
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Man arrested for allegedly plotting father’s kidnap, death

The Osun Police Command on Tuesday announced the arrest of a 27-year-old man, Isa Adamu, who allegedly conspired with others to kidnap and later murder his 55-year-old father after collecting ransom from his family.

22-year-old man commits suicide

There was pandemonium in Osogbo, Osun State in the early hours of Wednesday, when tenants of an apartment located around Alleluyah area of the city discovered the dangling body of a 22-year-old man who allegedly committed suicide, investigation has revealed.

31 arrested for allegedly burning police station in Osun

Osun State Police Command, yesterday, announced the arrest of an operative of the Special Anti -Robbery Squad (SARS) attached to the Area Command Headquarters, Iwo, who allegedly shot dead Tunde Nafiu in Iwo, Osun State.

SARS killing: 31 suspects arrested for razing police station in Iwo

The Osun State Police Command has arrested 31 persons who allegedly participated in the razing down of the Police Area Command in Iwo town following the killing of a youth identified as Tunde Nafiu by a policeman attached to the Special Anti Robbery Squad deployed in the town.

Police arrest school principal over Senator Adeleke’s certificate

The Principal was arrested on the premises of the school at about 12.45pm on Wednesday over discrepancies in the certificates submitted by Adeleke to the Independent National Electoral Commission.
A middle aged man, Gbenga Adebayo, has handed over his wife, Bunmi Adebayo, to men of the Ogun State Police Command for allegedly stealing a three-week-old baby from Mokola in Osun State.

Man hands over wife to police for stealing baby

A middle aged man, Gbenga Adebayo, has handed over his wife, Bunmi Adebayo, to men of the Ogun State Police Command for allegedly stealing a three-week-old baby from Mokola in Osun State.

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Gunmen on Tuesday attacked a Commercial bus along the Oduoha Axis of Emohua Local Government Area of the East-West road in Rivers state.

EU warns Nigeria not to take democracy for granted

The European Union (EU) has warned Nigeria not to take its democracy for granted.
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Oil theft, insecurity: JTF commander seeks media support

The Joint Task Force (JTF), deployed to protect oil infrastructure in the Niger Delta, on Tuesday enlisted the support of the media in its fight against oil theft and insecurity in the region.
Catholic’s Reverend Father, Isaac Agabi, who was abducted by gunmen suspected to be herdsmen, has regained his freedom from his abductors.

Kidnapped Catholic priest escapes from abductors

Catholic’s Reverend Father, Isaac Agabi, who was abducted by gunmen suspected to be herdsmen, has regained his freedom from his abductors.

NCC: Active telecoms subscribers decreased by 72,782 in April

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says the active subscribers on the telecommunication networks reduced by 72,782 in April 2019.