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Police Kill Protesting Youths In Kogi Over Cows

At least two youths protesting the arrest and detention of some residents of Umomi community have been shot dead. It was said that the incident occurred on Wednesday when armed policemen from the Ugwolawo division shot live bullets into the demonstrating crowd in Umomi community in the Ofu Local Government Area of Kogi State. Two…

Police Inspector Detained Over Plantain

A police inspector attached to the Railway Police Command in Ebute-Meta, Lagos, has been detained for allegedly stealing bunches of plantain. The cop, identified only as Joseph, was said to have gone into the commissioner’s lodge and harvested plantains without any authority. He was further said to have brought two trucks into the command to…

Osun NGO Wants CSCEOS Operatives Arrested, Investigated

A non-governmental organization based in Osogbo, Osun State, the Justice Now Foundation, JNF, has called for the arrest and investigation of the operatives of a two-man civil society organisation code-named Civil Societies Coalition for the Emancipation of Osun State, CSCEOS. JNF, in a terse statement issued in Osogbo on Saturday by its chairman, Lanre Afolayanka,…

Police Arrest Killers Of Today Prints Boss

The alleged killers of Managing Director, Todays Prints Ltd, Olalekan Ogunranti, have been apprehended by men of the Nigeria Police Force. Late Ogunranti was abducted on May 16, 2016 by some unknown gunmen in Osun State. However, with the slow pace of the investigation, the Acting Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, on assumption of office,…