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Amotekun Dismisses Four Officers

The Commander of the Ondo State Security Network Agency also known as Amotekun Corps, Adetunji Adeleye, has said the corps had zero tolerance for indiscipline among its officers and men. This is just as he said the corps had dismissed four of its officers who violated its rules and regulations. Adeleye, who is also the […]Continue Reading

Makinde to Recruit More Amotekun Personnel

Oyo state Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde has warned criminally minded individuals to steer clear of the state as his government would not relent in strengthening security architecture in the state to ensure safety of lives and properties He gave the warning at the official handover ceremony of 100 security patrol vehicles to the state security […]Continue Reading

Amotekun Nabs Serial Kidnapper, Others, In Ondo

Three suspects have been apprehended by officers of Ondo State Security outfit, Amotekun, for offences ranging from kidnapping, armed robbery, and attempted murder. Parading them earlier in Akure, the Amotekun commander in Ondo State, Chief Adetunji Adeleye said 37-year-old Usman Garba a native of Niger State, was involved in a kidnapping act which was later […]Continue Reading

Monarch Escapes Kidnap Attempt in Ekiti

Unknown gunmen have attacked the Elewu of Ewu Ekiti, Oba Adetutu Ajayi while travelling between his town (Ewu) and Ayetoro Ekiti. The spokesperson for Ekiti State Police Command, Mr Sunday Abutu confirmed this to newsmen in Ado Ekiti. Mr Abutu said the monarch who was shot around seven o clock in the night yesterday had been taken to […]Continue Reading

Ondo NUJ Charge Akeredolu On Promises Made

The Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, Ondo State Council has called on Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu to fulfill his promise of appointing at least one qualified journalist or Information Manager as Permanent Secretary as he kick-starts his second term in office. While congratulating Mr Akeredolu, and his new deputy, Mr Lucky Aiyedatiwa on their inauguration to […]Continue Reading

Oyo Police Arrests 47 Armed Men In Igangan

Oyo State Police Command have confirmed the arrest of forty-seven armed men in Igangan area of the state. The suspects were arrested by men of the State Joint Anti-Crime Security Patrol team code-named “Operation Burst”. The suspected hoodlums who were caught with guns and other dangerous weapons were allegedly on a reprisal attack mission to […]Continue Reading