Category: Crime


Fleeing Kidnappers Nabbed by RRS

The operatives of the Lagos State Police Command’s Rapid Response Squad apprehended three suspected kidnappers who after collecting a N3 million ransom from their female victim in Ibadan, bolted away with her SUV. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

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Customs destroys 250 cartons of poultry products

The Controller General of Customs (CGC) Compliance Team in Oyo and Osun states, has arrested a middle aged-man whose identity is yet to be revealed in connection with illegal smuggling of over 250 cartons of imported poultry items into the country. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email


Man to hang for killing a 6-yr-old child

  An Oyo State High Court sitting in Ibadan on Wednesday sentenced a 30-year-old man, Yusuf Nasiru, to death by hanging for strangulating and hacking to death a six-year-old girl. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

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Photographer torture: Autopsy report faults Oyo police

A report of the autopsy  conducted on the remains of late Ibadan photographer, Kola Aderogba, who was tortured to death by operatives of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, Oyo State, has revealed that he died from bruises and fractures, among others. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email


Police Rescues Man From Mob After Failing Attempt To Steal Baby

A suspected kidnapper whose identity is yet to be known, escaped death by the whiskers during mob attack who accused him of stealing of a beggar’s child at Mokola in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital on Saturday. The suspect, according to a witness intended to explored the vulnerability of the female beggar, identified as Suwebat Ibrahim, by getting close to her through chatting. The beggar who is said to be of Hausa extraction was said to have opened her palms, gesticulating that she did not understand what the thief was saying. “He thereafter offered the female beggar some money, but...