Police arrest killer gang in Ibadan
The Oyo State police command has arrested seven suspected members of a notorious killer gang who specialise in car snatching. While parading the suspects...
Police arrest soldier, others for kidnapping, rape
Men of the Special Anti Robbery Squad of the Oyo State Police Command has nabbed a soldier and two other for kidnapping, robbery and rape.
Southern, Middle Belt groups meet in Enugu, reject cattle colonies
A meeting of the Southern Nigeria Forum (SNF) and representatives of the Middle Belt Forum (MBF) ended in Enugu yesterday with a resolution rejecting the creation of cattle colonies in states making up the regions.
New varsity seeks collaboration with security agencies
Security agencies in Oyo state have assured the management of newly inaugurated Technical University (TechU), Ibadan of adequate protection as academic activities take off at the institution.
Police parade suspected ritualists, fake doctor in Ibadan
The Oyo State Police Command said it has arrested two suspected ritualists, a fake medical doctor and some armed robbers who have been terrorising unsuspecting residents of the state.
Four-year-old boy kidnapped in Delta
A four-year-old boy, Master Sunday Onwusa, was at the weekend kidnapped at the small town of Olieogo in Ndokwa West Local Council of Delta State.
I stole again to help my friend, man released from jail tells police in Oyo
The 40-year-old Adegboyega Ojo, who was arrested and sentenced to six-month imprisonment two years ago, was paraded alongside 10 others at the Eleyele headquarters of the Oyo State police command by the Commissioner of Police, Mr. Abiodun Odude.
AIG seeks stiffer penalties for gun-runners, kidnappers, others
The Assistant Inspector-General of Police (AIG) in charge of Zone 11, Agboola Oshodi-Glover, has sought a review of the Firearms Act to allow for stiffer penalties for illegal arms handlers, kidnappers kidnapping and perpetrators of crimes nationwide.