Saturday, 16th October 2021
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Ajayi Okasanmi

27 Aug
The Kwara Police Command on Thursday said it has rescued three persons, recently kidnapped in the state.
9 Aug
The Police Public Relations Officer of the command, SP Ajayi Okasanmi, disclosed this in a press statement on Sunday in Omu-Aran.
25 Mar
Kwara State chapter of Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has canvassed diligent investigations into the overnight removal of the main gates of ‘Cherubim and Seraphim’ and ‘Bishop Smith Memorial’ colleges in Ilorin.
10 May 2020
Police authorities in Kwara State have solicited support from citizens to assist in identifying various unauthorised routes used by defaulters to come into the state, despite inter-state ban to prevent community spread of the COVID-19 pandemic.
21 Jul 2019
The Kwara Command of Nigeria Police has confirmed that a gang of suspected kidnappers on Saturday night abducted four foreign nationals along Gbugbu-Lafiagi Road in the Edu Local Government Area of Kwara.
17 Apr 2018
A 25-year-old man has reportedly committed suicide in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital. The deceased allegedly took his live by hanging himself on a ceiling fan in his apartment. He was said to have lost out in a betting over the outcome of a European Champion League match played last week.
25 Jan 2018
Gunmen yesterday invaded some communities in Kwara State, killing one member of a vigilance group and injuring many others.
30 Jun 2017
Three persons were yesterday feared killed during a clash between Odo-Owa and Iloffa communities in Oke Ero Local Council of Kwara State.
24 Dec 2016
Unknown gunmen on Wednesday in Ilorin, Kwara State, killed an aged couple and dumped their bodies into a well.


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