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9 Sep 2020
The Sixth Principal Witness (PW6) in the April 5, 2018 robbery case in Offa, Kwara State, Suleiman Mahmoud, said yesterday that the Armoury Officer of Offa Police Division...
7 Sep 2020
Former Divisional Police Officer (DPO) of Offa Local Government Area of Kwara State, CSP Adamu Danjuma, yesterday gave a graphic detail of how 17 people – nine policemen and eight civilians
29 Jan 2020
Absence of prosecution witnesses in court yesterday stalled the continuation of hearing in the April 5, 2018 bloody Offa banks robbery case in Ilorin, Kwara State.
16 Mar 2019
The three men charged in the April 5,2018 bank robbery in Offa, on Friday told a High Court in Ilorin, Kwara that the confessional statements admitting to the crime, were obtained under duress while in police custody. The police charged Ayoade Akinnibosun, Ibikunle Ogunleye and Adeola Abraham with criminal conspiracy to rob the banks, robbery…
2 Jan 2019
The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has presented to the public what he termed “available evidence” of how Senate President Bukola Saraki “lied” that he donated N10m to victims of Offa banks robberies when he did not. In a statement issued in Abuja on Wednesday, the minister said he was presenting both the…
28 Dec 2018
The Offa community in Kwara on Thursday handed over a N700 million modern Mobile Police Force (MOPOL) Barack to the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, following the April 5 dastardly robbery attack on the town. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports the ultra modern 68 Mobile Police Squadron Base built by the community…
1 Dec 2018
Five suspected armed robbers arrested in connection with bank robbery in Offa town of Kwara State in April this year have pleaded not guilty to the charges preferred against them.
23 Nov 2018
The Nigeria Police Thursday said an armed robbery and murder suspect in the infamous Offa robbery who died in detention was not murdered, rather he slumped and died. Micheal Adikwu, a former Police constable, led the group of armed robbers in April this year on a five-bank robbery operation that led to the deaths of…
22 Nov 2018
Following eventual disclosure by the police that Michael Adikwu, the principal suspect in the deadly bank robbery attacks in Offa, Kwara State on April 5, 2018, is dead, the Senate President, Bukola Saraki...
21 Nov 2018
The chief suspect to the Offa bank robbery Michael Adikwu is dead, according to Kamaldeen Ajibade, Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Kwara state. Ajibade made the revelation when five out of the six suspects were arraigned before a high court Wednesday in Ilorin with the gang leader and self-confessed mastermind, Adikwu missing.  The five…
26 Jul 2018
Nigeria Attorney-general of the Federation, Abubakar Malami has vindicated the senate president Bukola Saraki of his alleged link with suspects of the deadly offa bank robbery. Malami in a letter dated June 22, 2018, sent to the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, said that there was no evidence that linked Saraki and Kwara State governor…
16 Jun 2018
Kwara elders, under the auspices of Kwara Elders’ Unity Forum, have called on the Inspector General of Police to carry out thorough investigation into the Offa robbery case so that justice will be done on the matter. The Forum made the call on Friday in Ilorin, in a statement jointly signed by a trio of…

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