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Edo Police kill Suspected Kidnapper, Rescue Two Victims

THE Edo State Police Command has killed one suspected kidnapper and rescued two victims, Samson Osegbowa, and Stanley Peters, who were abducted while working on their farmland in Ago-Orio community along Benin-Lagos Road of the state. In a statement by the Assistant Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Jennifer Iwegbu, it …

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Two Arraigned For Misleading Police In Edo

Edo State Police Command arraigned two persons on Monday at the Oredo Magistrate Court for allegedly providing false information that led to the wrongful arrest of three people. The accused, Gabriel Ekhaigba, male, 77 and Bashiru Aliu, male, 50, were arraigned on two charges bordering on conspiracy and false information. When …

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Police Uncover Illegal Petroleum Refinery, Arrest 2 Suspects In Edo

Police operatives attached to the Inspector-General of Police Special Task Force on Petroleum and Illegal Bunkering (IGP-STFPIB) in the late hours of September 7, 2022, successfully busted an illegal petroleum refining operation in Edo State. Force PRO, CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi, said the development followed the interception of intelligence on activities …

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Edo: Scores Counted In Eiye Vs Aye Cult War

cult A recent cult rivalry between Aye and Eiye confraternities in Benin City, Edo State capital, has resulted in the death of two members of the warring factions in the last 72 hours. One of the victims, 40-year-old Taiwo Edigie, was reportedly killed Thursday, 25 August, 2022, at Oho Street, …

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