News of killing of couple in Ilare not true – Osun Police

News of killing of couple in Ilare not true – Osun Police

The Osun State Police Commissioner, Abiodun Ige has dispelled news on some online media that a couple were shot dead by some suspected political thugs in the post election violence that broke out in Ilare, a town in Obokun Local Government Area of the state. Ige made this known in a release signed by the command’s Public Relations Officer, Folasade Odoro on Wednesday. According to the CP, “No one was shot, the people arrested committed electoral…

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I killed for N65,000, suspect arrested by Osun Police confesses

I killed for N65,000, suspect arrested by Osun Police confesses

Osun State Police Command, on Thursday, paraded three suspects including Dauda Amusat (a.k.a Adasi), Alade Afeez (a.k.a Esubiyi) and Adesoji Seyi (aka Osa) for allegedly killing some persons in the state. The Commissioner of Police, Mr. Fimihan Adeoye, said police investigation revealed that the trio have killed many people at one community or the other in the state. According to the CP, Amusat was arrested on December 28, 2018 at about 4pm at Ifon-Osun in…

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20-yr-old man collects 3m ransom from family, after conspiring with kidnappers to abduct, kill father

20-yr-old man collects 3m ransom from family, after conspiring with kidnappers to abduct, kill father

A 20-year old man, Isah Ibrahim has been arrested by the men of the Osun state Police command for allegedly conspiring with others to kidnapp and kill his father, Ibrahim Adamu. The state commissioner of Police, Mr Fimihan Adeoye made this known in Osogbo on Tuesday while addressing journalists. Adeoye also paraded two other suspects – Lateef Bello and Rahaman -for conspiring with Isah to allegedly kidnap and kill the 50-year-old Adamu. The CP explained…

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Mob sets police station on fire in Osun over alleged killing of resident by SARS operative

Mob sets police station on fire in Osun over alleged killing of resident by SARS operative

Angry residents of Iwo in Osun state are presently protesting the alleged killing of one of them by an operative of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad. The protesters were said to have stormed the Iwo Police Area command and set it ablaze. The officer were said to have escaped the scene after shooting the yet to be identified  resident to death. The protesters made Bon fire around the police station areas and also torched. A resident…

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Police arraign driver for crushing teenage pupil to death in Osun

Police arraign  driver for crushing teenage pupil to death in Osun

Police in Osun state on Thursday dragged a 63-year- old driver, Samuel Olujimi before an Osogbo Magistrate’s court for allegedly crushing a 15- year -old pupil in the state. The deceased, Afeez Salad, a Junior Secondary School 3 boy of C. A. C middle school in Osogbo was said to have been crushed to death by Olujimi at about 4:10pm at Ayegbaju market, Ogo-Oluwa in Osogbo. The prosecutor, Inspector Oladoye Joshua told the court that…

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Osun Police prosecutor remanded in prison for aiding escape of accused persons 

Osun Police prosecutor remanded in prison for aiding escape of accused persons 

The Osun State Police Command has on Wednesday arraigned a 38-year-old police sergeant, Ajayi Sunday before Osogbo Magistrate’s court for allegedly aiding the escape of two accused persons from prison custody. The escaped accused persons: Kaseem Oladehinde and Idowu Hazzan Adedapo were standing trial in a case of assault to wit occassionaing harm, malicious damage and stealing. Sergeant Sunday, a police prosecutor at Magistrate’s courts in Osogbo, was docked before Magistrate A. O Ajanaku on a two…

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Man docked for stabbing policeman with broken bottle in Osun

Man docked for stabbing policeman with broken bottle in Osun

 A 37 year-old-man, Seyi Adewale was on Friday arraigned before an Osogbo Magistrate’s court for stabbing a policeman with a broken bottle while on duty. The accused person was said to have stabbed one Dauda Lateef with force number: 509978/while on duty at housing police post/in Osogbo. The prosecutor, Inspector jafani Muslim said the accused person committed the offence on the 16th of march, 2018 around 9:30 am at a housing police post in Osogbo….

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Police sergeant accused of attacking Peace Corps Commandant in Osun

Police sergeant accused of attacking Peace Corps Commandant in Osun

Commandant, Peace Corps of Nigeria, Osun State Command, Patriot Ayinde Paul Kayode has accused a Police Sargent, Oluwole Oke of the Osun state Police command with service number ‘359257’ of attacking him. This incident, according to the victim, happened on Friday at about 6pm along Ede-Ife road, Agbungbu village, Osun State. At the initial stage of the incident, the Commandant had approached Sergeant Oluwole in a peaceful manner, that he should release the uniform of…

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Domestic Violence: Man who killed his Police Officer Wife in Osun; Remanded In Prison

Domestic Violence: Man who killed his Police Officer Wife in Osun; Remanded In Prison

 An Osogbo Magistrate’s Court in Osun state on Thursday remanded a 41 year-old-man, Abiodun Akeem Oladebo for allegedly killing his police officer wife, Opeyemi Ojo. The alleged murder of the police woman took place on February 25, 2018 at about 5pm in Osogbo. Olabode was alleged to have unlawfully killed his wife by hitting her head on the wall which led to her untimely death. The police prosecutor, Inspector Tajudeen Mustapha told the court that…

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We stole four children, sold each for N300,000, suspects nabbed by Police confess

We stole four children, sold each for N300,000, suspects nabbed by Police confess

Two suspects arrested by the men of Osun state police command have confessed of stealing four children and selling each for N300,000. The suspects: Concernin Maxwell, Sydney and Joy, who were accused of stealing a child in Osogbo early this year. According to Joy and Sydney, the children stolen before they were arrested were four in number. Addressing journalists at the state police command on Wednesday, the Commissioner of Police in the state, CP Fimihan…

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