Ondo Amotekun arrests 80 suspected criminals

Ondo Amotekun arrests 80 suspected criminals

The Ondo State Amotekun Corps has arrested no fewer than 80 people for allegedly being involved in criminal activities in the state.   The suspects were arrested since the beginning of the year 2023.   Speaking on the development, the state Commander of Corps, Akogun Adetunji Adeleye, said the suspects were arrested at different locations across the…

Arms purchase for Amotekun will be backed by law – Akeredolu

  Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo state has said that arms purchase for operatives of the State Security Network codenamed Amotekun Corps will be done in line with the law.    In his speech at the Passing-Out Parade of new recruits into the Amotekun Corps in Akure, Governor Akeredolu said the current internal security framework in the…

Ondo Amotekun arrests three members of notorious kidnap gang behind abduction of burial guests

Ondo Amotekun arrests three members of notorious kidnap gang behind abduction of burial guests

The Ondo State Security Agency codenamed Amotekun has arrested three members of a notorious kidnap gang responsible for the abduction of some burial guests along Benin-Ifon road.    It will be recalled that the burial guests were kidnapped around Benin-Ifon road last Saturday September 3, while returning to Akure from Ewatto in Edo State, with their abductors demanding N90m…

Amotekun arrests two robbery suspects, recovers 18 stolen goats in Oyo

Amotekun arrests two robbery suspects, recovers 18 stolen goats in Oyo

The Oyo State Amotekun Corps has arrested two suspected robbers along Old Ife road, Ibadan in Egbeda Local Government Area of the state.    The suspects were arrested in connection with offences such as conspiracy and cattle rustling.   Upon arrest, Oladipupo Segun, 40 and Wale Samuel, 40, both residents of Ketu Alapeere of Lagos…

Amotekun intercepts 168 suspected invaders who hid under 40 motorcycles in Ondo

Amotekun intercepts 168 suspected invaders who hid under 40 motorcycles in Ondo

Men of the State Security Network Agency, Amotekun, have intercepted another set of suspected invaders numbering 168 in Ondo State.    This is coming less that four days after the corps intercepted 151 suspected invaders being conveyed into the state.    The latest suspects concealed themselves beneath over 40 motorcycles and cows loaded in two trucks.    While…

Students of Rufus Giwa Polytechnic Owo dump corpse of their schoolmate allegedly killed by Amotekun members in front of the state govt house (photos/video)

Students of Rufus Giwa Polytechnic Owo dump corpse of their schoolmate allegedly killed by Amotekun members in front of the state govt house (photos/video)

A student of the Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo in Ondo State, Ademola Alayori, has died after he was allegedly shot dead by operatives of the Ondo State Security Network Agency, codenamed Amotekun.   In a voice note, Ademola did before his death, he said that the incident happened on Monday night July 4. According to…

Osun Amotekun arrests two suspected cult members for allegedly gang-raping 17-year-old girl

Osun Amotekun arrests two suspected cult members for allegedly gang-raping 17-year-old girl

Operatives of the Osun State Security Network Agency codenamed Amotekun, have arrested two suspected cult members, Olamilekan Elijah, 23, and Adegoroye Afeez, 24, for allegedly gang-raping a 17-year-old girl in Iwo town.   The Field Commander of Amotekun in the state, Comrade Amitolu Shittu, said his men responded to a distress call and rescued the victim from the…