Monday, 5th June 2023

Amotekun Corps

12 May
There was pandemonium, yesterday, in Ado Ekiti, the state capital, as some Hausa traders engaged the Amotekun Corps in a fierce battle over their relocation from Atikankan area to the Agric Olope market.
11 May
Operatives of Amotekun Corps in Ondo State have arrested two persons for allegedly disguising as lunatics to commit crime.
14 Apr
The Amotekun Corps in Osun says it has deployed more patrol teams to curb incessant robbery attacks around Osogbo flyover and its environs.
14 Mar
A 35-year-old suspected robber, Olamide Wasiu, yesterday, confessed to stealing over 100 motorcycles within three months in various towns across Ondo State.
28 Jan
Amotekun Corps (the security outfit created by Southwest states) have arrested a 25-year-old man in Osogbo for allegedly raping two minors.
16 Jan
No time in history has any government responded to the plight of their people than the courageous decision of governors of the South west region of Nigeria to set up the Western Nigeria Security Network code-named Amotekun Corps. The priority of any government should be how to secure the lives and property of the people.…
30 Nov 2022
Operatives of the Western Security Network, code named Amotekun Corps, Ekiti State Command, have paraded two persons for attempting to kill a lady for money ritual in Ado-Ekiti.
25 Nov 2022
A Joint Task Force established to protect the Kogi/Ekiti border area, has arrested two suspected kidnappers that held four victims hostage for days.
21 Nov 2022
A house of Representatives candidate for Ibadan North Federal Constituency on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Lanre Sarumi, yesterday, said the South-West Security Network, code-named Amotekun Corps,...
12 Nov 2022
The scene was that of shock at the headquarters of the Ondo State Security Network Agency, otherwise known as Amotekun Corps in Akure, Ondo State capital when a 16-year-old boy was paraded over alleged rape.
3 Nov 2022
Chairman of the Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC), Mohammed Shehu, has expressed satisfaction with the operation of Amotekun Corps, saying that it may signal the beginning of state police in the country.
23 Sep 2022
The unending debate over state policing was reignited, yesterday, when Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State, faulted Federal Government’s objection to the use of arms by the Western Nigeria Security Network, codenamed Amotekun Corps...


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