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Osun Government Suspends Teacher for Fraud

Osun State Government has suspended a teacher, Abimbola Olowookere for allegedly defrauding some recently recruited teachers to the tune of N30,000 claiming to influence their posting. Reports got to the Osun State Ministry of Education that said Mr Olowookere has been collecting the money from the teachers in Osun East Education District so as to […]Continue Reading
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SO SAFE Corps Nabs Five for Siphoning Diesel

Operatives of Ogun State-owned security outfit, SO SAFE Corps, have arrested five men for allegedly stealing Automotive Gas Oil known as Diesel. The suspects, Abdullah Mohamed, Lambo Lack, Joel Dawab,  Wellplus Masua, and Seidu Ibrahim were arrested at a Road Construction Company site in  Siun in Obafemi-Owode Local Government Area of the state.  The State Commander […]Continue Reading
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Gunmen Abduct Policemen in Ogun

Gunmen have kidnapped three policemen in Ogun State Command in broad daylight. Newsmen gathered that the police officers were abducted on Thursday at Wasinmi, in Ewekoro Local Government Area of Ogun State. Findings have shown that the kidnapped cops arrived in Ogun State from Zone 2, Onikan, Lagos State, for an investigation. They were said […]Continue Reading
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Police Apprehend Two Suspected Kidnappers

The Police in collaboration with a local vigilance group has arrested two suspected kidnappers in Taura Local Government Area of the state. The Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Lawan Shiisu, confirmed the arrest in an interview with newsmen in Dutse. Shiisu said the suspects, aged between 35 and 40, were arrested on Sunday following reliable […]Continue Reading
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Teacher Faces Imprisonment for Sexual Assault

An Ikeja Special Offences Court has sentenced a 31-year-old teacher, Idowu Daniel, to seven years imprisonment for sexually assaulting his 16-year-old student within school premises. Delivering the Judgement, Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo held that the prosecution failed to establish the charge of defilement against the convict, as the victim failed to show up in court to […]Continue Reading
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Evans Bags 21-year Imprisonment

Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo of the Ikeja Special Offences Court has sentenced kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, also known as Evans, and his co-defendant, Victor Aduba, to 21 years imprisonment for kidnapping one Sylvanus Hafia. They were accused of conspiring and kidnapping Sylvanus Ahanonu Hafia at about 5:30 pm on June 23, 2014, at Kara Street, Amuwo […]Continue Reading