Police nab suspected criminals, rescue nine children in Kano
The Kano State Police command has arrested several suspects for various crimes in the state before, during and after the independent day celebrations and rescued nine abducted children.
Kano police intercept two kidnappers in military uniform, yahoo boys, others
The police yesterday arrested two suspected kidnappers wearing military uniforms at the notorious Falgore forest in Tudun Wada local government area of Kano.
Man kills 99-year-old aunt for changing 'Baba Ijebu' winning number
A 29-years old man, Owolabi Folorunso Adewale, has admitted to killing his 99-year old aunt whom he accused of using her spiritual power to change his Baba Ijebu lottery winning number. Adewale was arrested on Monday, March 4, 2019, by detectives attached to Ogun State Police Command. The suspect, according to the police, had admitted…
Lagos, Rivers, Kwara, others get new police commissioners
The Police Service Commission (PSC) has approved the appointment and deployment of 37 Command Commissioners of Police for the 36 states of the federation and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja, The commissioners are: Buba Sanusi, Katsina State; Mohammed Wakili, Kano State; Rabiu Ladodo, Jigawa; Ahmed Iliyasu, Ogun; Mu’azu Zubairu, Lagos State; Ibrahim Sabo, Niger;…
Priest nabbed over death of woman in shrine
Detectives of the Ogun State police command on Sunday arrested one Lekan Olukolu, a priest, over the death of a 25-year-old woman, Idowu Ogunkoya, in his shrine.According to spokesman of the command, Abimbola Oyeyemi, the priest’s arrest was as a result of a complaint by Lucky Oghenetega...
My gang killed nine persons in one year, 22-year-old cultist confesses
The Ogun State police command has arrested one Gbenga Ogunsanya for allegedly belonging to a deadly cult group.Speaking to newsmen yesterday when he was paraded alongside his gang by the Commissioner of Police, CP Ahmed Iliyasu, Ogunsanya....
Prophets kill, share body parts of gang member’s girlfriend
Prophet Sunday, an okada rider, admitted that he killed Olowokere by hitting a plank on her head, revealing that the victim was the girlfriend of the third suspect, who is now at large.
Ogun police kill two robbers, arrest one
Two members of a suspected armed robbery syndicate were yesterday gunned down, while another was arrested by men of the Ogun State Police Command along the Sagamu-Benin-Ore expressway at a spot near J4 Forest.
Woman nabbed for allegedly kidnapping seven-year-old girl for 19 months
The little girl, according to a statement by the command’s spokesman, Mr. Abimbola Oyeyemi, in Abeokuta yesterday, said the suspect kidnapped the girl while returning from school and the parents have been looking for her since then.
Police hunt for motor-boy’s killer
The Ogun State police command has launched a manhunt for a suspected soldier who allegedly shot a man dead simply because a truck was not well-packed.