Home Topics Osun State Police Command

Osun State Police Command

Tension in Sabo Ife over alleged killing at mining site

Palpable tension Friday morning permeated Sabo area of Ile Ife, Osun State, following the alleged killing of two men at a mining site located in Aruwa Village.

Soldiers invade Osun police headquarters

Some armed soldiers have reportedly invaded the Osun State Police Command headquarters in Osogbo and broke the gate and caused panic in the area.

Police arrest suspected serial killer in Osun

The Osun Police Command has arrested one Teslim Raji, also known as Akerele, and his accomplice, Femi Bamidele, for alleged serial killings, kidnappings and gun running, within the Ikire axis of the state.

Man beaten to death over faulty gadget

One Moses Eze has died after being allegedly beaten at an electronic gadgets’ repairer’s shop in Ile-Ife, Osun State.

Teenager arrested for raping a sick 4-year-old girl

A nineteen-year-old Damilola Akintilo has been arrested by the Osun State Police Command for allegedly raping a four-year-old girl in Ile-Ife.

Anambra gets new police commissioner

John Abang has assumed office as the 28th Commissioner of Police in Anambra State Police Command.
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.
Nigeria Police

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.
Kidnap Victim

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.
Kidnap Victim

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.

Recent Stories

Nigeria’s Super Eagles came from a goal down on Sunday to demolish Lesotho 4-2 in the African Cup of Nation’s qualifier played in Maseru, Lesotho.

AFCONQ: Victor Osimhen scores brace as Super Eagles run away with 4-2 victory over...

Victor Osimhen netted a brace and also got two assists in a roller coaster game in the 2021 AFCON qualifying match against Lesotho at the Setsoto Stadium in Maseru.
The election tribunal in Kogi state has, on Friday, sacked Senator Dino Melaye as the senator representing Kogi west district.

Kogi elections: Senator Melaye rejects senatorial polls results

The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the Kogi West Senatorial District rerun election Dino Melaye has rejected results announced from the election thus far.
All Progressives Congress (APC) Nigeria

Kogi/Bayelsa elections: We were confident of securing majority votes – APC

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) said it was more concerned with ensuring a peaceful and violence-free atmosphere in both Kogi and Bayelsa States during the last Saturday’s election, knowing the odds were in its favour.
Deontay Wilder has predicted Anthony Joshua will suffer a second straight defeat at the hands of Andy Ruiz Jr.

Deontay Wilder predicts doom for Anthony Joshua

Deontay Wilder has predicted Anthony Joshua will suffer a second straight defeat at the hands of Andy Ruiz Jr.
Nigeria’s Super Eagles came from a goal down on Sunday to demolish Lesotho 4-2 in the African Cup of Nation’s qualifier played in Maseru, Lesotho.

Super Eagles demolish Lesotho in AFCON qualifier

Nigeria’s Super Eagles came from a goal down on Sunday to demolish Lesotho 4-2 in the African Cup of Nation’s qualifier played in Maseru, Lesotho.