It's still perplexing how many twins are born in Igbo-Ora, a community in Oyo State's Ibarapa area. Igbo-Ora, the headquarters of the state's Ibarapa Central Local Government Area, is located approximately 70 kilometers north of Ibadan, the state capital, and 80 kilometers north of Lagos State.
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For residents of Ayete, a town in the Ibarapa area of Oyo state, it used to be a complete nightmare when they go to their farms. The residents lived in fear of Iskilu Wakili, a notorious Fulani Warlord, and a leader of Herdsmen in Ayete area of Ibarapaland, he is known to be a dreaded killer with daring effrontery and crude savagery.
Customs officers, not unknown gunmen killed our people in Igangan - Oyo govt confirmsThe Oyo State Government has confirmed that it was the Nigeria Customs Service, not mysterious gunmen, that invaded Igangan and other portions of Ibarapa on Friday night. In a statement issued on Saturday in Ibadan, Mr Taiwo Adisa, the Chief Press Secretary to Governor Seyi Makinde, clarified the situation.
The Oyo State Government has confirmed that it was the Nigeria Customs Service, not mysterious gunmen, that stormed Igangan and other sections of Ibarapa on Friday night. Ibarapa community leaders revealed the information at a fact-finding meeting between a team from the state government and political/traditional leaders from the impacted areas on Saturday, according to Adisa.
The "Not too young to run Bill", has paved way for youth participation in Politics. Currently, a reasonable number of youths are serving in different positions such as Local Government Chairman, State and Federal Lawmakers (House of Representative Members and Senators), and Deputy Governors.
Again, Ibarapa Local government area of Oyo State has returned to the news headlines for yet, a bad reason. For those who are keenly following the trend of things in the country, the mentioning of Ibarapa will quickly remind them of a town which has been painfully groaning under the heavyweight of mindless attack by bandits.
The atmosphere in Modakeke and Ife communities in the last 24 hours is tensed due to unjust killing of five farmers in Toro via Alape community by unknown gunmen. The killing of innocent farmers who were going about their lawful business of the day have been condemned by all and sundry.
The Nigeria Customs Service has issued a statement clearing the allegation that the Fulani herdsmen attacked Ibarapa traders, killing many of them. On Friday, the Nigerian Customs Service affirmed that they confronted some rice smugglers in the Igboora axis of Ibarapa Local Government Area, based on the intelligence they received.
Yesterday's morning, we heard reports that unknown gunmen raised Igangan and some other areas in Ibarapa areas in Oyo state, but this morning, we're hearing another reports. According to Vanguard, the Oyo state government is saying that unknown gunmen were not the ones who raided Igangan, but it is the Nigeria Customs Service.
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In a statement issued by the Nigerian Customs Service on Friday, the men of Zone A, Federal Operations Unit, were attacked by some smugglers in the Igboora Axis of Ibarapa Local Government Area, Oyo State. The attack came after the customs officers on duty intercepted 8 trucks fully loaded with foreign parboiled rice plying along that axis.
The outskirts of Igboora and other towns, near Ibarapa local government of Oyo state, was in fear after a grenade attack on Friday night. Residents of Igboora and other towns near Ibarapa, are being affected by the loss of lives. As we speak the city's youth have protested against the collapse, of the tire and the flooded entire road in the city.
According to reports, the Ayo Makinde-led Oyo State Government has revealed that personnel of the Nigerian Customs Service raided Igangan and other areas of the Ibarapa axis of the state on Friday, as against the general belief that the attack was perpetrated by unknown gunmen of Fulani ilk.
According to reports from Sahara Reporters, popular self acclaimed freedom fighter and Yoruba Nation activist, Sunday Adeyemo who is known as Sunday Igboho has been arrested in Cotonou, Benin Republic. Igboho was reportedly arrested on Monday night at one of the airports in Cotonou while he was trying to flee to Germany.
14 Killed In Osun Road Crash Photo Credit: Daily Trust Fourteen people were killed in a road crash at the Powerline area in Ipetu Ijesa, Osun State, on Saturday evening. Those who lost their lives include two female Children, four male Children, four male adults, and four female adults.
Theophilus Duniya,the public relations officer of the federal operations unit,Zone A,of the Nigeria Custom Service (NCS) has disclosed through a statement and confirmed by Usman Yahaya,the head of the unit that the attack on three of its officers and a soldier on Friday,16/7/2021 at Igbo Ora in lbarapa local government area of Oyo state was carried out by smugglers.
Opinion:Did The Fulani Herdsmen That Attacked Oyo Yesterday Really Wear Customs Uniforms As Alleged?
Again, Killer Herdsmen have attacked Ibarapa community in Oyo State. The people of the community have suffered a lot in the hands of the dreaded herdsmen in recent months. The attacks comes only a few weeks after the herdsmen killed about 20 people in the community. SOURCE: SAHARA REPORTERS
The Oyo State Government has confirmed that it was the Nigeria Customs Service, not mysterious gunmen, that invaded Igangan and other portions of Ibarapa on Friday night. In a statement issued on Saturday in Ibadan, Mr Taiwo Adisa, the Chief Press Secretary to Governor Seyi Makinde, clarified the situation.
It's was so dangerous last night as unknown gunmen invaded Igangan again. The word again, suggests that it's not their first time. This time they came heavily armed and they killed and shot people dead in Igangan. While speaking with some eyewitnesses, one said that they came in a customs uniform to attack.