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A middle-aged woman identified as Victoria Idowu reportedly committed suicide by hanging herself from a ceiling fan in the Magboro area of Obafemi-Owode Local Government Area of Ogun State on Sunday. The state Police Public Relations Officer, Omolola Odutola, disclosed this to PUNCH Online in a WhatsApp conversation on Sunday. According to Odutola, the son […]

Gunmen believed to be kidnappers have reportedly assaulted a Celestial Church in Ogun State and taken two worshippers known as Oladapo Seyifunmi and Oluboboye Abiola. The incident took place at the church near Oriyarin village, Mowe, in the Obafemi Owode Local Government Area of Ogun State on Thursday. As stated by the state Police Public Relations Officer, […]

Operatives of Ogun State Police Command have arrested Aliu Oyetola, aged 35, and 40-year-old Seyi Afolabi, reported to be part of a four-man gang of ‘one chance’ robbers causing fear among residents of Sango Ota and its surroundings. Oyetola and Afolabi were said to have been arrested by the police operatives attached to Sango Ota while on […]

An Ogun State Special Cultism Court in Abeokuta, the state capital, sentenced a 22-year-old, Adewale Adenekan, to seven years in prison for belonging to a secret society. Adenekan, who resides at No. 3, Olaoluwa Close, Arigbanla, Arigbajo in the Ifo area of the state, was convicted on two counts of conspiracy and […]

Men of Ogun State Police Command engaged in a gun duel with about eight gunmen responsible for the kidnapping of Tunde Osifowokan, the farm manager of Flourishing Poultry Farm, Idowa, in the Odogbolu Local Government area, killing five of the kidnappers. The masked gunmen reportedly stormed the poultry farm on Monday, shooting indiscriminately, after which […]