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Police arrest Nollywood actor, Baba Ijesha for sexually assaulting minor for 7 years

Police arrest Nollywood actor, Baba Ijesha for sexually assaulting minor for 7 years By Timothy Agbor The Lagos State Police Command has arrested a popular Nollywood actor, Olarenwaju James, aka Baba Ijesha,  for defiling a minor. According to a statement made available to NEWS BOOM on Thursday by the spokesperson of the Lagos State Police, Olumuyiwa Adejobi, […]

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Gunmen invade Osun student hostel, abduct undergraduate

Gunmen invade Osun student hostel, abduct undergraduate Police rescue victim hours after By Timothy Agbor, Osogbo Osun Police Command has rescued the female student of Osun State College of Health Technology, Ilesa, one Rukayat Bayonle who was abducted on 20th April, 2021 at about 0230 hours at Olomilagbala Area, Ilesa. JUST IN: Tension as gunmen […]

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Handcuffed suspect
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Police arrest suspected Fulani herdsman for invading Osun community, shooting three

Police arrest suspected Fulani herdsman for invading Osun community, shooting three     By Timothy Agbor, Osogbo The Osun State Police Command has arrested a suspected Fulani herdsman, identified as Salisu Sulaiman for allegedly attempting to abduct some residents of the state. Confirming the arrest on Wednesday, the spokesperson of the Police, Mrs Yemisi Opalola […]

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Osun Police, Amotekun relocate to bush to rescue abducted Chinese expatriates 

Osun Police, Amotekun relocate to bush to rescue abducted Chinese expatriates Two Chinese nationals have been abducted by yet-to-be identified kidnappers at a mining site in Ifewara, Atakunmosa West Local Government Area of Osun State. The Osun State Police command confirmed the abduction of two foreigners on Monday adding that their abductors shot their guards before […]

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Cholera outbreak
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Cholera kills three in Osun, others hospitalised

Cholera kills three in Osun, others hospitalised     At least, three persons have been confirmed dead from a cholera disease that broke out in Ede, Ede North Local government of Osun State. Three other residents of the community have been hospitalised. It was gathered that those who had been rushed to the hospital were […]

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Accused Policeman appears before Osun panel, denies defrauding businessman of N36m

Accused Policeman appears before Osun panel, denies defrauding businessman of N36m One of the Policemen accused of conniving with some syndicate fraudsters to dupe a businessman, Mr Adeola Paul Sunday of N36million has denied the crime. I’ve been carrying bullet in my spinal cord since 2017 after Police shot me, killed my brother,  Petitioner tells […]

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The new Commissioner of police in Osun State
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Police, hospital flout order of Osun panel of inquiry, refuse to release corpse 

Police, hospital flout order of Osun panel of inquiry, refuse to release corpse The Osun State Judicial Panel of Inquiry on Police Brutality, Human Rights Violations and Related Extra Judicial Killings and the family of slain Akeem Olalekan Ibitoye who was allegedly murdered on April 25th, 2017 by some police officers have berated the Osun Police […]

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JTF chased boy to death
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Govt reveals identities of JTF officers who allegedly chased boy to death in Osun

Govt reveals identities of JTF officers who allegedly chased boy to death in Osun   Osun State Government has revealed the names and other identities of officers of the Join Task Force that allegedly killed a 17-year-old boy, Idris Ajibola, in the state last year. The government, through the Criminal Investigation Department of the Osun […]

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missing persons
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Police declare mentally ill patient missing in Osun

Police declare mentally ill patient missing in Osun A mentally ill patient, Prince Will Akinsola has been declared missing by the Police in Osun state. According to a statement made available to NEWS BOOM on Thursday by the Police Public Relations Officer of the State Command, Yemisi Opalola, the patient was being taken care of […]

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The new Commissioner of police in Osun State
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Killing of six persons in Osun not connected with herders/farmers clash – Police

Killing of six persons in Osun not connected with herders/farmers clash – Police Killing of six members of a family by some unknown gunmen at Wasinmi village, Ikire, Osun State was not connected with any farmers/herders clash, the State Police Command has said. A statement issued by the Command’s Police Public Relations Officer, Yemisi Opalola […]

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