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SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Gunmen Attack Again; Uzodinma Urges Muslim Brothers To Shun Violence

Tension As Gunmen Attack Again Sina Babarinde, an Ilorin-based estate agent, has been killed by gunmen. Photo Credit: Thecable The Kwara state police command confirmed the incident on Monday. Okasanmi Ajayi, spokesperson of the command, said the deceased was shot dead during a church service at the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Living Word Parish, Basin Road, Ilorin.

  3 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Gunmen Attack Again; Uzodinma Urges Muslim Brothers To Shun Violence

MILITARY

How Are Some Bandits Getting Access to The Nigerian Military Uniform?

The activities of Bandits have indeed led to the increase in insecurity in some parts of the nation. The president and those in authorities are trying to make sure the activities of bandits come to an end, but the recent attack of these bandits is indeed food for thought.

  4 months ago ago
How Are Some Bandits Getting Access to The Nigerian Military Uniform?

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: 2 Suspects Arrested In Kwara State, Mikel Obi Meets Governor Sanwo-Olu Of Lagos

2 Suspect Arrested In Kwara State. Two suspects have been arrested over the death of 10 family members suspected to have been poisoned through a “back to sender charm” in Gwanara district of Kwara North Senatorial district, Kwara State. Photos Credit: Daily Post A statement by the spokesman of the state police command, Mr Okasanmi Ajayi, in Ilorin, the state capital, on Wednesday, said the state police commissioner, Mohammed Lawal Bagega, has ordered a discreet investigation into the incident.

  7 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: 2 Suspects Arrested In Kwara State, Mikel Obi Meets Governor Sanwo-Olu Of Lagos

SOCIETY

Suspected Ritualist Kills 9 Year Old Girl, Buries Her With Money

A suspected ritualist, Alade James of Alawe compound, Offa, Kwara State has landed in police net for allegdly killing and burying a 9 year old girl for money rituals. Illustrative image The State Police Command Public Relations Officer, Okasanmi Ajayi, told newsmen on Saturday that the suspect was arrested while trying to bury the corpse in the Ikotun area of Offa.

  4 months ago ago
Suspected Ritualist Kills 9 Year Old Girl, Buries Her With Money

SOCIETY

Gunmen abduct five members of royal family in Kwara

The security situation in the country is not getting better. People are being kidnapped on daily basis both in the northern and southern parts of the country. In a press statement signed and made available to newsmen in Ilorin, the Kwara State Command Police Public Relations Officer, Okasanmi Ajayi said that the, Owalobbo of Obo-Ayegunle in Ekiti Local Government Area of Kwara State, Oba Samuel Adelodun of Obbo-Ayegunle’s driver, his security man, his maid and his two baby girls have been kidnapped by unknown armed gunmen.

  3 months ago ago
Gunmen abduct five members of royal family in Kwara

SOCIETY

Gunmen Kidnaps Family Members of Kwara Monarch

The Owalobbo of Obo-Ayegunle in Ekiti Local Government Area of Kwara State, Oba Samuel Adelodun of Obbo-driver, Ayegunle's security man, maid, and two newborns daughters were kidnapped by unknown gunmen, according to the Kwara State Police Command. The victims were kidnapped while on transit along with the Osi- Obbo-Ayegunle route on Thursday, according to a press statement signed and made available to newsmen in Ilorin on Friday by the Kwara State Command Police Public Relations Officer, Okasanmi Ajayi.

  3 months ago ago
Gunmen Kidnaps Family Members of Kwara Monarch

SOCIETY

Police Rescue Kidnapped 300-Level KWASU Student, Arrest 6 Suspects

Isiaq Khadeejah, a 300-level female student at Kwara State University, Malete, who was abducted last Sunday, has been freed by Nigerian police. Six suspects in connection with the kidnapping have been detained, according to a statement released by the Kwara State Police Command spokesman, Mr. Okasanmi Ajayi, in Ilorin on Saturday.

  4 months ago ago
Police Rescue Kidnapped 300-Level KWASU Student, Arrest 6 Suspects

SOCIETY

An unknown lady's corpse was found in an Ilorin Hotel

Verification Source: Daily Post Recently, we obtained from Daily Post that an unidentified lady's corpse was found around Premium Diamond hotel, Adewole area of Ilorin, in Kwara State. To worsen the case, further investigation by the Police command of the said State, noted that the name and address provided by the lodger (the unidentified corpse) as seen in the hotel's logbook was fake.

  7 months ago ago
An unknown lady's corpse was found in an Ilorin Hotel

SOCIETY

Lawyer allegedly kills tricycle rider with suspected charm in ilorin, kwara state.

A sad occurrence has happened in Ilorin. A tricycle rider popularly known as 'feargod' was reported to have been killed by an unidentified man. The event occurred around 8 pm at the Garin Alimi roundabout in the capital. The tricyclist had unknowingly hit the said mans car from the back which in turn led to a serious argument and out of anger, the unidentified man suspected to be a lawyer hit the tricyclist with something believed to be a charm.

  4 months ago ago
Lawyer allegedly kills tricycle rider with suspected charm in ilorin, kwara state.

SOCIETY

Man Caught With Fresh Human Head And Hands

On Monday, a man with human head and hands in his possession was arrested by Operatives of Operation Harmony along Ajasse-Ipo/Ilorin highway, Kwara State.This was made known by the Kwara State police command spokesman, Mr. Okasanmi Ajayi.Mr. Ajayi said that a team of Operation Harmony on a stop and duty suspected a commercial bus and searched thoroughly the bus.

  8 months ago ago
Man Caught With Fresh Human Head And Hands

SOCIETY

Gunmen Kidnap Five Family Members Of A Traditional Ruler In Kwara

No fewer than five family members of a traditional ruler, Owalobbo of Obo-Ayegunle in Ekiti Local Government Area of Kwara State, on Thursday. According to Kwara State Police Command, the traditional ruler's driver, security guard, his maid and his twice baby girls were said to have been the victims of the incident.

  3 months ago ago
Gunmen Kidnap Five Family Members Of A Traditional Ruler In Kwara

SOCIETY

Luck Runs Out On Suspected Ritualist, As Police Nab Him With Freshly Cut Human Body Parts

The spate of crime and criminality in Nigeria should give every well-meaning Nigerian cause for concern.There is hardly a day that passes without the news media; print and electronic; not being laced with news of one crime or the other.From attacks to abductions, to killings, to maiming, etc.

  8 months ago ago
Luck Runs Out On Suspected Ritualist, As Police Nab Him With Freshly Cut Human Body Parts

SOCIETY

In Kwara, a Fulani chief was assassinated.

The Fulani leader, who was also the chairman of the Gan Allah Fulani Development Association of Nigeria, Kwara State branch, was assassinated in his bedroom around 12 a.m. by assailants who stormed the town and fired indiscriminately into the air. Alhaji Mallam was the eldest son of Alhaji Mu'azu Hardo Buruku, the late Sarkin Fulani of Kwara.

  7 months ago ago
In Kwara, a Fulani chief was assassinated.

SOCIETY

June 12: No restriction of movement in Kwara - Gov. AbdulRazaq

AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq, the governor of Kwara State, has announced free movement of citizens as there will be no restriction of movement for the June 12 anniversary slated for Saturday. On Friday, the Ilorin state police command also announced to douse speculation that all movement has been restricted for the event.

  7 months ago ago
June 12: No restriction of movement in Kwara - Gov. AbdulRazaq

SOCIETY

Suspected Cultist Jumps Into River To Evade Arrest From Nigerian Police

A suspected cultist was reported dead after an attempt to evade police arrest on Friday, in Ilorin, Kwara State. The report shows that the suspect jumped into a river to escape from the security men and he drowned. Musbau Saheed who is suspected to be a cultist died in the river close to the scene where the police invaded to arrest criminals.

  8 months ago ago
Suspected Cultist Jumps Into River To Evade Arrest From Nigerian Police

CRIME

Brutality: A Beheaded body of a suspected cultist has been found in Ilorin

Yesterday at Ilorin, Kwara State Capital, A headless body of suspected cultist was discovered lifelessly lying on the ground. The deceased was popularly known as ‘Star Body’. His corpse was found at the railroad around Maraba area. Security operatives made it known to the public that the head of the deceased was dumped around Police Road, GRA, in Ilorin. The person or group of people that carried this gruesome act out deposited the deceased’s head in a polythene bag and dumped it off. The case has not

  1 year ago ago
Brutality: A Beheaded body of a suspected cultist has been found in Ilorin

POLITICS

Ile-Arugbo Demolition: No Policeman Was Deployed By The Command For Any Demolition Exercise - Kwara

The Kwara State Police Command has debunked the rumours making rounds that its personnels are involved in the demolition, fired teargas to disperse protesters who had attempted to foil the demolition of a popular social welfare house known as “Ile Arugbo”. The command made this known in a statement issued on Saturday night by the Public Relations Officer of the Command, Dsp Okasanmi Ajayi, no policeman was deployed for any demolition exercise anywhere in the state. The press statement in details; PRESS

  2 years ago ago
Ile-Arugbo Demolition: No Policeman Was Deployed By The Command For Any Demolition Exercise - Kwara

CRIME

Coronavirus respects nobody, Kwara CP warns

Coronavirus respects nobody, Kwara CP warns  Kwara state Command wishes to thank the good people of Kwara State for the near 100% compliance with the orders of the state government to forestall the spread of the dreaded Coronavirus into Kwara state. However, in spite of the efforts of the police Command to ensure total compliance, some unscrupulous commercial motorcyclists, tricyclists and commercial motorists are bent on sabotaging this great effort. The Command will do everything within the ambit of the

  1 year ago ago
Coronavirus respects nobody, Kwara CP warns