Category: Crime


Oyo police paraded10 robbery suspects.

Oyo state police Command have arrested and paraded ten criminal suspects who have confessed to be responsible for series of armed robbery attacks in different parts of the state. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email


‘Prophetess husband tried to rape an 18-year-old church member’

An Idi-Ogungun Customary Court, Agodi, Ibadan, dissolved the 15-year-old marriage between Nike Adenekan, a prophetess and her pastor husband, Adekunle Adenekan, over attempt to rape church member. Nike filed a divorce suit before the court, seeking dissolution of her 15-year-old marriage to Adenekan, on grounds of telling lies, immoral acts and threat to life. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

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Four arraigned for alleged murder.

An Iyaganku Chief Magistrates’ Court in Ibadan on Tuesday remanded an ace broadcaster in Ibadan, Oriyomi Hamzat, 37, and four others in Agodi prison for alleged murder. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

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Fake lawyer bags 30months’ imprisonment.

Oyo Magistrate Court has sentenced and accused a fake lawyer, Emmanuel Ojo to two and half years imprisonment without an option of fine. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email


Thief sentenced to 20 hours community service

A Senior Magistrate’s court sitting at Iyaganku in Ibadan, on Monday sentenced one Ibrahim Yahaya to 20 hours community service for stealing two fowls. The Senior Magistrate, Mrs. Munirat Giwa-Babalola, who handed down the sentence after Yahaya pleaded guilty to stealing two cocks, ordered that the punishment be served across four days at five hours per day. Ibrahim, a resident of 30-30 area of Bodija, had been arraigned over a one-count of theft of two fowls. According to the Police Prosecutor, Mr Oluseye Oyebanji, the convict, on July 20, stole two fowls valued at N4,000, belonging to one Oladele Abiodun,...