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    One person was confirmed dead on Friday as a result of a misunderstanding between a cobbler and a cart pusher in Shasa market area in Ibadan, Oyo State. The clash erupted on Thursday but reached its peak on Friday when the cobbler was confirmed dead as a result of injury sustained during the clash. An ...
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    Barely two weeks after a female student was raped in Ibadan, another female student, Grace Oshiagwu, has been raped and killed inside a church in Ibadan, Oyo State. The incident has sparked outrage in the city of Ibadan. Spokesman of the Oyo State Police Command, Gbenga Fadeyi confirmed the incident which occurred on Saturday. This ...
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    The Ibadan Zonal Office of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested 42 suspects including teenagers for alleged involvement in internet-related fraud. Mr Tony Orilade, EFCC Acting Spokesperson said this in a statement on Friday in Ibadan. Orilade said that the suspects were arrested at different locations in Ilaro, following actionable intelligence earlier received ...
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    An Iyaganku Customary Court sitting in Ibadan on Friday ordered that two friends, who allegedly kidnapped a 19-year-old woman, be remanded in a correctional centre, pending legal advice. The police charged Evbohon Chukwunonso, 30, and Kalu Samuel, 25, both of Apete area , Ibadan, with three counts of conspiracy, attempt to kidnap and indecent assault. ...
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    Boboye Oyeyemi, FRSC Boss Dr. Boboye Oyeyemi, the Corps Marshal, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), says the corps will soon establish 12 new unit commands across the federation to enhance the coverage of the nation’s over 200,000-kilometre road network. Oyeyemi said this on Tuesday, while inaugurating the corps’ new office complex in Abakaliki and an ...
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    Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi The Federal Government has ordered two additional coaches for the Kaduna-Abuja rail service route to solve the passengers upsurge. Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi gave the directive on Monday during the monthly inspection of the ongoing Lagos-Ibadan rail line at Ologueru, Ibadan. There was an upsurge of passengers on the ...
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      Oluwatosin Bakare, an Ibadan-based businessman, on Wednesday told an Ile-Tuntun Customary Court sitting in Mapo, Ibadan, to dissolve his seven-year-old union with his wife, Enitan, because she frequently beats him. Bakare, who lives at Labo owo, Dugbe area of Ibadan, cited frequent battery and threat to his life as reasons for his prayers for ...
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      IGP, Mohammed Adamu The Oyo State Police Command on Wednesday paraded 18 suspects in connection with alleged armed robbery, impersonation, possession of human skull and hijacking a tanker loaded with Premium Motor Spirit (PMS). Briefing newsmen on Wednesday at the Command’s Headquarters at Eleyele, Ibadan, the Commissioner of Police, Shina Olukolu, said the police ...
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      The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibadan Zonal Office has arrested one Kola Al-Amin, a former staff of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB over alleged forgery and obtaining money by false pretence. His arrest followed a petition alleging that sometime in November, 2010, Kola who operates under the name of “Cool ...
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      Mr Tony Orilade, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) spokesman, says the commission recorded 40 convictions in January. He made this known in a statement on Sunday in Abuja, adding that the number was cumulative convictions secured across the commission’s zonal offices. Orilade said a breakdown of the figure showed that the commission’s Lagos office ...