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"I killed him, buried him in the backyard and told his mom that he hasn't been home for sometime" - Man

According to a news that was posted by the Peoples Gazette this evening, it has been alleged that Iyaganku Chief Magistrates’ Court sitting in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, has ordered that Mr Wasiu Afolabi, should be remanded at the Abolongo correctional facility after he killed his friend over the disagreement that happened between them in June, 2021.

  6 months ago ago

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines:Prisoners Set Free In Oyo Fresh Attack; 11 Kidnappers Dead In Kaduna Violent Clash

BREAKING: Gunmen attack Abolongo correctional facility in Oyo, set prisoners free DAILY POST gathered that the facility, christened Abolongo correctional facility was attacked by the gunmen Friday evening. It wasFree gathered that the gunmen set all the prisoners at the facility free during the attack. Our correspondent gathered on Saturday that the attackers stormed the facility at about 10pm on Friday.

  3 months ago ago
Today's Headlines:Prisoners Set Free In Oyo Fresh Attack; 11 Kidnappers Dead In Kaduna Violent Clash

SOCIETY

Why Wakili Needs To Be Re-arrested After He Escaped From Abolongo Correctional Facility In Oyo State

It has been figured out that hired Fulani mercenaries are being responsible for the alleged attack of Abolongo correctional facility in Oyo State, on Friday night. Photo credit: The Willing NG Recall that on Saturday, prisoners escaped from the Abolongo correctional facility in Oyo town, after some gunmen invaded the correctional center and freed many inmates.

  3 months ago ago
Why Wakili Needs To Be Re-arrested After He Escaped From Abolongo Correctional Facility In Oyo State

MILITARY

How Bandits Attacked Oyo Prison To Free Fulani Warlord Wakili & Other Criminal Herdsmen

Abolongo correctional facility was on Friday attacked by gunmen suspected to be bandits. This was disclosed by SaharaReporters in a recent report released. The attack which reportedly occurred around 10pm on Friday night, led to the escape of notorious Fulani Warlord, Iskilu Wakili and other criminal herdsmen who were in captivity.

  3 months ago ago
How Bandits Attacked Oyo Prison To Free Fulani Warlord Wakili & Other Criminal Herdsmen

SOCIETY

Jail Break: The Oyo Prison Was Established To Accommodate 160 Inmates But Was Housing 907 Inmates

In 2007, when Abolongo Prison was established and inmates were moved from Lagbodoko Prison, it was created to accommodate 160 inmates (both on awaiting-trial list and convicts). Unfortunately, this 160-capacity correctional facility, before yesterday's attack, was housing 907 inmates according to a report by the punch.

  3 months ago ago
Jail Break: The Oyo Prison Was Established To Accommodate 160 Inmates But Was Housing 907 Inmates

MILITARY

Today's Headlines: Tension As Gunmen Attack Again; Boko Haram Terrorists Invade Yobe Community

Tension As Gunmen Attack Again About a thousand prisoners have reportedly escaped from the Abolongo prison in Oyo town after some gunmen attacked the correctional centre and freed all inmates. Photo Credit: Leadership News According to a source, the gunmen arrived in their numbers around 10:00 p.m. on Friday night and began shooting sporadically before releasing the inmates who fled to various locations.

  3 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Tension As Gunmen Attack Again; Boko Haram Terrorists Invade Yobe Community

POLITICS

Makinde orders installation of security cameras in Oyo prisons & correctional center, gives reason

The Governor of Oyo State, Seyi Makinde, has reportedly ordered that security cameras be installed in all the correctional facilities in the state. According to him, the state government have almost 300 criminals that are on the loose in the state, and they are making efforts to try and apprehend the criminals and bring them back to Oyo state prison or correctional center.

  3 months ago ago
Makinde orders installation of security cameras in Oyo prisons & correctional center, gives reason

SOCIETY

The Rapid Increase Of Attacks On Correctional Facilities By Gunmen Calls For Concern

There are concerns over increased attacks on correctional facilities in some parts of the country. According to a report on Vanguard, the Correctional facility in the Abolongo area in Oyo, Oyo State, was attacked by gunmen late Friday night and set free all the prisoners therein.

  3 months ago ago
The Rapid Increase Of Attacks On Correctional Facilities By Gunmen Calls For Concern

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Prison chief responds to report that Wakili Iskilu was among the prisoners who escaped from Abolongo

Many have claimed that the imprisoned Fulani leader Iskilu Wakili, was in the Abolongo prison in Oyo where he was released by gunmen. The Oyo State Prisons Authority (NCS) has announced that 837 inmates awaiting trial at the Oyo State Prison have escaped. The inmates escaped after gunmen stormed the prison on Friday night.

  3 months ago ago
Prison chief responds to report that Wakili Iskilu was among the prisoners who escaped from Abolongo

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Today's Headlines: Gunmen attack correctional center in Oyo, Buhari mulls pardon for Saro-Wiwa

Photo Credit: Goggle Gunmen attack correctional center in Oyo Photo Credit: Daily Post Suspected gunmen have attacked one of the facilities of the Nigeria Correctional Service (NCS), in Oyo State. DAILY POST gathered that the facility, christened Abolongo correctional facility was attacked by the gunmen Friday evening.

  3 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Gunmen attack correctional center in Oyo, Buhari mulls pardon for Saro-Wiwa

SOCIETY

Oyo Jailbreak: Federal Government Enlists Interpol To Recapture 907 Fleeing Inmates

According to "THE PUNCH", the Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, has vowed to recapture all inmates who escaped from the Nigeria Correctional Service custodial center, Abolongo, Oyo State. He also said the Federal Government has enlisted the service of Interpol, to nab fleeing prisoners.

  3 months ago ago
Oyo Jailbreak: Federal Government Enlists Interpol To Recapture 907 Fleeing Inmates

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Gunmen Attack Abolongo Correctional Facility In Oyo, Set Prisoners Free

Unknown gunmen attacked Abolongo correctional facility in Oyo State. Photo Credit: Goggle Newsmen gathered that the facility was attacked by the gunmen on Friday evening. It was gathered that the unknown gunmen set all the prisoners at the correctional facility free during the attack. It was also gathered that the gunmen used grenades to gain access and set prisoners free.

  3 months ago ago
Gunmen Attack Abolongo Correctional Facility In Oyo, Set Prisoners Free