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Osun Police Arrest 19 Suspects For Robbery, Others

THE Osun State Police Command issued a warning that criminal activity would not be allowed anywhere in the state as it paraded some suspects detained for a variety of offenses on Monday. Newsextra24 reports that the state Deputy Commissioner of Police, Hope Okafor, who presented the suspects to the media, said that they …

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Top Osun Monarch Escapes Assassination Attempt

AN Osun State monarch, the Alamo of Ayegbaju Ijesa, Oba Abideen Adeyemi, narrowly escaped an attempt on his life in Ilesa on Saturday. A source who did not wish to be named revealed to Trojan News Media that yet to be identified gunmen opened fire on Oba Adeyemi and his …

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Osun State Police Arrest 28-year-old For Hate Speech

The Osun State Police Command has arrested a 28-year-old man, Kehinde Adekusibe, for his use of hateful words on the microblogging site, Twitter. The Public Relations Officer, Force Headquarters, Abuja, Prince Olumuyiwa Adejobi, disclosed the arrest on his verified Twitter handle, @Princemoye1, on Thursday.   The statement, titled, “Osun Police …

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Yoruba Nation: Police Deploy Operatives Around Osogbo, Osun State

THERE was a noticeable presence of police operatives at some strategic locations in Osogbo, Osun State capital, on Monday, following a violent attempt to seize a radio station in Ibadan by some agitators for the Yoruba nation. Our correspondent who moved around Osogbo, observed police presence at Ota Efun motor …

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Police Name Suspects Caught With Guns At Tribunal In Osun

The Osun State Police Command on Friday said two suspects arrested in a vehicle where guns were found at the entrance of the venue of the Governorship Election Petition Tribunal in Osogbo, were still under investigation. Newsextra24  had reported that a car carrying some persons and guns was intercepted at …

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Suspected Addict Stabs One, Injures Other In Osun

A suspected drug addict, Abdulafeez Shorinmade, has been arrested by men of the Osun State Police Command in Iwo, after stabbing to death one Rofiyat Rasaki at Kajola area of the town. Abdulafeez, who was said to have fled the scene after committing the crime, also allegedly stabbed and injured …

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Tenant Sells Osun Landlord To Kidnappers For N1m

Officers of the Osun State Police Command have discovered the decomposing body of an aged landlord, Oladepo Asaolu, after about four days of disappearance. It was gathered that Asaolu, an indigene of Ora-Igbomina, Ifedayo Local Government Area of Osun State, was the Babaloja of the ancient town. It was gathered …

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Osun Undergraduate Commits Suicide, Police Begin Probe

The Osun State Police Command has commenced investigation into the circumstances surrounding the death of a 19-year-old undergraduate, Victor Olonade, who reportedly committed suicide at his father’s residence in the Ilesa area of the state. The state Police Public Relations Officer, Yemisi Opalola, in a statement on Sunday, said the …

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