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Oyo Govt Clears Air On Alleged Igangan Invasion

The Oyo State Government, on Saturday, declared that contrary to the widely circulated report that unknown gunmen had, again, attacked Igangan and other parts of Ibarapa on Friday, community leaders have declared that the invaders were men of the Nigeria Customs Service.Political and traditional leaders of Ibarapa extraction described the evening raid on the Igbo […]Continue Reading

Fresh Attacks in Igangan Claims Multiple Lives

Scores of people have been allegedly killed in  Igangan by unknown gunmen.According to a resident who did not want his name mentioned, the bandits struck at exactly midnight with sophisticated weapons, and started entering houses ,shooting sporadically.It was alleged that many vehicles were burnt, including a truck loaded with cassava flour. A filling station was also […]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

Again Another Man Abducted In Oke Ogun

A thirty-five-year-old man, Monsuru popularly called Olowo Ẹgẹ has been kidnapped in Oke-Agbede, Igangan area of Oyo State. It was gathered that he was abducted from his home on Monday night. A leader in the community, Mr Taiwo Adeagbo, described the incident as unfortunate. Mr Adeagbo further called on government and security operatives to urgently […]Continue Reading