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Driver who stole his boss' car in Lagos arrested in Benin while driving it to Imo State

A driver who stole the car of his boss which he took to the mechanic for repairs in Lagos State has been arrested by policemen in Benin, Edo State, while he was driving the car to Imo State to sell it, the Lagos State Police Command announced on Thursday, May 13.

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Driver who stole his boss' car in Lagos arrested in Benin while driving it to Imo State

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He Ran Away With His Boss Car and Switched Off His Phone, He Wanted to Sell The Car — Police

According to Lagos State Police Command, One Ibeh George Udoka have been arrested for absconding with his boss's car.He was taking the car all the way from Lagos State to Imo State before he got arrested.Below is a picture of this suspect: The CSP explained that on May 4, one Mrs Akinola reported to the police that her driver by name Ibeh George, whom she gave her car to deliver to a mechanic for repair is nowhere to be found and even when she tries to reach him via phone calyl, his phone has always been switched off.

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He Ran Away With His Boss Car and Switched Off His Phone, He Wanted to Sell The Car — Police

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Driver Arrested For Stealing His Boss’s Car In Lagos As Police Recover Car in Edo

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested one Ibeh George Udoka, for driving away his principal's Toyota car to Imo State for sale.On 4th May, 2021, at about 1pm, one Mrs Akinola Ibironke, came to Idimu Police Division and reported that her driver by name Ibeh George Udoka, m, whom she handed her Toyota Corola vehicle, with Registration No.

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Driver Arrested For Stealing His Boss’s Car In Lagos As Police Recover Car in Edo

JUSTICE

Following Yomi Fabiyi's protest, police explained why Baba Ijesha's bail was not granted

Lagos State Police Commissioner Hakeem Odumosu has remanded Baba Ijesha, in custody pending the completion of his detention.The Lagos State Police Command has said that the actor, Olanrewaju Omiyinka Baba Ijesha has been remanded in custody without bail.Hakeem Odumosu made the remarks in response to a protest by Baba Ijesha's, colleague Yomi Fabiyi at the Criminal Investigation Department Yaba.

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Following Yomi Fabiyi's protest, police explained why Baba Ijesha's bail was not granted

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Today's Headlines: Protest as man arrested for murder dies in police custody, Fire Guts INEC Office

Protest as man arrested for murder dies in Lagos police custody There was a protest at the Ikorodu area of Lagos State on Monday over the death of a man, Omolola Rotimi Ejioye, also known as Eji, who was arrested for alleged murder.According to Eji’s family members and the protesters, he died in the custody of Lagos State Police Command.

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Today's Headlines: Protest as man arrested for murder dies in police custody, Fire Guts INEC Office

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Ten people have been arrested by the police in Lagos

Residents and commuters in Lagos are concerned about an increase in the number of robberies in traffic jams.The robbers have been acting confidently, including in areas where government security officers are present.Mr Hakeem Odumosu, the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, said the command was tackling the problem head on.

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Ten people have been arrested by the police in Lagos

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Police Never Tortured Or Killed Omolola Ejioye, Says Lagos Police Commissioner

The Lagos State Police Command has refuted the report on the alleged torture and killing of Omolola Rotimi Ejioye, aka Eji, by the operatives of the State Criminal Investigation Department, Panti, Yaba on Sunday 9th May 2021.The Command stated that a case of suspected murder was transferred from the Ikorodu Division of Lagos State to the State Criminal Investigation Department, Panti, Yaba-Lagos on 4th May 2021 for discreet investigation.

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Police Never Tortured Or Killed Omolola Ejioye, Says Lagos Police Commissioner

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Baba Ijesha Is Not Yet Released, Read What The Lagos Commissioner Of Police Said About His Case

The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosa has stated that the embattled Nollywood actor, Olarenwaju Omiyinka who is popularly known as Baba Ijesha is still in their custody and his case will be transferred to the court after the police department finishes its investigation.Recall that the Nollywood actor was arrested by the Lagos State Police Command on the 22nd of April, 2021 after a complaint was raised against him by a popular comedienne, Damilola Adekoya who is professionally known as Princess.

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Baba Ijesha Is Not Yet Released, Read What The Lagos Commissioner Of Police Said About His Case

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Ruth Kadiri Reacts To The News That Baba Ijesha Will Be Released Soon, See What She Said

Popularly Nollywood actress Ruth Kadiri has reacted to the reports that her fellow actor Baba Ijesha who was arrested for alleged defilement of a minor, would be released from police detention.She showed her displeasure at the news In a post she shared on her Instagram page on Thursday, April 29, 2021, she said in Nigeria, children have no rights, and neither are they protected by any law.

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Ruth Kadiri Reacts To The News That Baba Ijesha Will Be Released Soon, See What She Said

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More Reactions As Nollywood Stars, Kate Henshaw, Iyabo Ojo, Others Fume Over Baba Ijesha’s Release

Following recent reports about the new developments in the ongoing sexual assault saga involving Nollywood actor, Olanrewaju Omiyinka, popularly known as Baba Ijesha, other Nollywood stars have taken to social media to express their profound displeasure and alarm over the news of his impending release from police custody.

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More Reactions As Nollywood Stars, Kate Henshaw, Iyabo Ojo, Others Fume Over Baba Ijesha’s Release

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Check Out What DCP Abba Kyari Posted To Celebrate 21 Years In Service

Reactions as DCP Abba Kyari celebrate 21 years after graduating from the Nigeria Police Academy.Abba Kyari is Nigerian Inspector General of Police's Intelligence Response Team and deputy commissioner of police.Additionally, DCP Abba is a member of International Association of Chiefs of Police.He has also served at Lagos State Police Command as the Officer-In-Charge of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS).

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Check Out What DCP Abba Kyari Posted To Celebrate 21 Years In Service

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1,500 Signatures Required To Sign Petition For Baba Ijesha To Be Remanded In Custody, Few To Go.

The Lagos State Police Command have made their intention known to members of the public about the release for Nollywood actor, Olarewaju Omiyinka aka Baba Ijesha who reportedly defile a 14year old child.The actor for over a week now has been under Police custody, in a recent development of the case, an officer said the police is set to release him following a directive since members of the Judiciary system are currently on strike and the accused cannot be charged to court.

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1,500 Signatures Required To Sign Petition For Baba Ijesha To Be Remanded In Custody, Few To Go.

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Painter Reveals How He Impersonated Oba Elegushi To Defraud Woman of N51Million

The Lagos State Police Command of the Nigerian Police Force Has paraded a Painter, Moses Olaitan, and his partner in crime, Segun Omoshola For allegedly impersonating (deceiving others by pretending to be someone else), Oba Elegushi, and also using his image to scam a woman of N51million via Facebook.

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Painter Reveals How He Impersonated Oba Elegushi To Defraud Woman of N51Million

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Baba Ijesha Has No Case Of Defilement To Answer, He Is To Be Released - Police Source Says

There has been a lot of controversy surrounding the Nollywood star Olanrewaju Omiyinka who is popularly know as Baba Ijesha.The comedian hit the trending news when he was recently alleged to have molested a minor simply named Princess.The mother of the girl had complained that her daughter was at first sexually molested by the actor when the girl was aged seven and that the act continued until the girl turned fourteen.

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Baba Ijesha Has No Case Of Defilement To Answer, He Is To Be Released  - Police Source Says

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Baba Ijesha Might Be Released On Friday Due To The Ongoing Judicial Staff Union Strike

Olanrewaju Olayinka popularly known as Baba Ijesha The news of the popular Nollywood actor has gone viral on social media, and he has been called all sorts of names.But according to investigations on his case, he was found not guilty to having sexual intercourse with the alleged young girl.

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Baba Ijesha Might Be Released On Friday Due To The Ongoing Judicial Staff Union Strike

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Suspected Lagos Robbers Busted With Stolen SUV

Agents of the Lagos State Police Command have caught two suspected outfitted burglars.These presumed armed burglars who were recognized as Nnonyelu Kelechukwu and Okongi Godspower were captured while in ownership of a stolen vehicle.This was affirmed in an articulation delivered by the command's representative, Muyiwa Adejobi, and in the explanation, he expressed that agents connected to FESTAC Division, led by the Divisional Police Officer (DPO), made the capture.

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Suspected Lagos Robbers Busted With Stolen SUV

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Check Out How Much Baba Ijesha Loses Over Alleged Child Molestation

It is no longer news that famous Yoruba Actor, Olanrewaju Omiyinka, popularly known as Baba Ijesha, recently got arrested at the Lagos State Police Command on Thursday, 22 April, 2021 for defiling a 14-year-old girl.Ever since the revelation of this incident a whole lot has happened like the viral video of his interrogation by comedian Princess in which he was seen pleading for forgiveness.

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Check Out How Much Baba Ijesha Loses Over Alleged Child Molestation

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Two Men Arrested For Impersonating Oba Elegushi And Defrauding Facebook Lover Of N51m

A man identified as Moses Olaitan, and his accomplice, Segun Omoshola, have been paraded by the Lagos State Police Command on Thursday for allegedly impersonating the Elegushi of Ikate land, Oba Saheed Elegushi, and using the image of the King to defraud a woman they met on Facebook of N51m according to Punch newspaper.

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Two Men Arrested For Impersonating Oba Elegushi And Defrauding Facebook Lover Of N51m

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Painter impersonates Oba Elegushi, defrauds Facebook lover

The Lagos State Police Command, paraded a painter, Moses Olaitan and his accomplice, Segun Omoshola on Thursday for alledgely pretending to be the Elegushi of Ikate land, Oba Saheed Elegushi by using his image to defraud a lady they met on Facebook.The Commissioner of Police,Hakeem Odumosun said, the suspects were arrested three months after perpetrating the crime.

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Painter impersonates Oba Elegushi, defrauds Facebook lover

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Child Abuse: Woman Arrested For Using Children as Street Beggars

The Lagos State Police Command has confirmed the arrest of a woman who engages in the business of using children to beg for alms around Chisco area of Lekki.According to the State Commissioner of Police, CP Hakeem Odumosu, it is a form of child trafficking and abuse.

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Child Abuse: Woman Arrested For Using Children as Street Beggars