We Killed Mother, Son for Money Ritual – Herbalist Confesses in Ogun

Money Ritual

We Killed Mother, Son for Money Ritual – Herbalist Confesses in Ogun         A 29-year-old herbalist, Baoku Gbuyi, has confessed to the police that he, on behalf of a 27-year-old bricklayer, Olamide Odulaja, killed a woman, Modupeola Folorunsho, and her 4-year-old son, Peter Folorunsho, for money ritual. Police said the herbalist revealed that he had burnt the woman’s head with some other herbal materials, saying he gave it to the bricklayer, who contacted him for the ritual. The Ogun State Police Public Relations Officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi, informed…

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Why I Poured Hot Water On My Husband – Housewife

Hot Water

Why I Poured Hot Water On My Husband – Housewife       The Ogun Police operatives have arrest­ed a 43-year-old housewife, Bisola Awodele, for alleged­ly pouring hot water on her husband thereby causing him severe burns. Police preliminary investigations also revealed that the suspect gave birth to a baby about eight months ago, but killed and secretly buried the baby out of frustration. Bisola was said to have been ar­rested on March 8, by the op­eratives of the Ogun State Police Command. Abimbola Oyeyemi, Police Pub­lic Relations Officer (PPRO),…

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Supected Herdsmen Shoot Okada Rider, Kidnap, Butcher Female Passengers in Ogun

Herdsmen

Suspected Herdsmen Shoot Okada Rider, Kidnap, Butcher Female Passengers in Ogun         Suspected Fulani herdsmen have reportedly kidnapped one Mrs. Ajoke Ishola on her way to farm along Igbo-Ori, Yewa North Local Government area of Ogun State. Daily Post gathered that the incident happened around 11am on Monday, hours after four persons were killed at Agbon-Ojodu village in the same Yewa North. It was learnt that the commercial motorcycle conveying Mrs. Ishola and one other woman was accosted by the suspected herdsmen, who were said to be armed…

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Police Arrest 55-Year-Old Man For Beating Relative to Death

Police Arrest 55-Year-Old Man For Beating Relative To Death         Operatives of the Ogun State Police Command have arrested a 55-year-old man, Ishau Falana, for allegedly beating his relative, Badmus Rafiu, to death. The suspect was reported to have tied the hands and legs of the deceased, beat him to a state of unconsciousness and abandoned him in a bush at Ayetoro, Yewa North Local Government Area of the state. The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, disclosed this on Tuesday in a…

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Police Arrest Former Security Guard For Stealing Church Offering Box in Ogun

Offering Box

Police Arrest Former Security Guard For Stealing Church Offering Box in Ogun       A former security guard of the Grace Nations Church, aka Liberation City, Mela Samaila, has been arrested by the Ogun State Police Command for allegedly stealing the offering box. The Police Public Relations Officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi, in a statement issued on Friday said the suspect who worked for the church as a security official, broke into the auditorium. According to the police spokesman, Samaila, reportedly stole the offering box containing an undisclosed amount of money…

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55-Year-Old Man Arrested with Four Human Skulls, Hands in Ogun

Human Skulls

55-Year-Old Man Arrested with Four Human Skulls, Hands in Ogun       The Ogun State Police Command have arrested a 55-year-old man, Yesiru Salisu, for allegedly being in possession of four human skulls, two dry human hands, and three jaws. The Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, in a statement said that the arrest of the suspect followed a report lodged at the Ago Iwoye division. The police spokesman explained that the report indicated that the suspect was seen with a bag suspected to contain stolen property and…

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70-Year-Old Man ‘Impregnates’ Granddaughter in Ogun

Granddaughter

70-Year-Old Man ‘Impregnates’ Granddaughter in Ogun       A 70-year-old man, identified as Hunsu Sunday, has been arrested by men of the Ogun State Police Command for allegedly impregnating his 15-year-old granddaughter. Sunday was arrested on Tuesday following a complaint by the aunt of the victim to the police. The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Abimbola Oyeyemi, disclosed this on Friday in a statement. Oyeyemi said the aunt lodged the complaint at Ado-Odo/Ota divisional headquarters that the victim has been living with her grandfather since the demise…

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Ogun Schools to Adopt Adire Fabric as Uniform

Amotekun Begins Operation in Ogun

Ogun Schools to Adopt Adire Fabric as Uniform       Governor Dapo Abiodun of Ogun State has declared that the Adire fabric would become the official school uniform in all public schools in the state starting from next term. Abiodun made the call on Thursday at the official launch of Ogun Adire Digital Market Place at the June 12 Cultural centre, Kuto, Abeokuta. The governor also called on the Federal Government to adopt the Adire as attire for national events. According to him, the gesture is to further promote…

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Police Arrest Absconding Suspected Ritual Killer From Oyo in Ogun

Suspected Ritual Killer

Police Arrest Absconding Suspected Ritual Killer From Oyo in Ogun       The Ogun State Police Command has arrested one Festus Simon, who was described as a suspected ritual killer. Police said the 20-year-old Simon had earlier been accused of killing a 12-year-old boy in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital. Abimbola Oyeyemi, the Ogun State Police spokesperson, told Dailypost Thursday that the suspect was nabbed yesterday. Oyeyemi said his arrest followed information received by the police at Sotubo divisional headquarters, Sagamu that “the suspect who killed his victim on…

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Petrol Tanker Guts Fire in Front of Ogun Governor’s Office

Governor’s Office

Petrol Tanker Guts Fire in Front of Ogun Governor’s Office         A truck loaded with about 50,000 litres of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) has caught fire in front of Ogun State Governor’s Office, situated at Oke Mosan, Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital, on Saturday. The tanker was coming from Forte Oil, Ijora and was enroute Mobil, Adatan, in Abeokuta metropolis. The driver, Nurudeen Yusuf, told newsmen that he, alongside his two motor boys discovered a spark from the engine, which resulted in the fire outbreak. As the…

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