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22-yr-old to hang for armed robbery in Ekiti

Ado-Ekiti – A state High Court sitting in Ado-Ekiti on Friday sentenced one Segun Afolayan to death by hanging for armed robbery. The 22-year- old bagged the sentence for the offence which he committed on Nov.10, 2014 at Ado central area of Ado Ekiti. The convict had robbed one Ibrahim …

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How Police Arrest Gang of Swindlers in Ekiti

The Ekiti State police command has burst a gang of swindlers in Ilawe-Ekiti in Ekiti South-West Local Government Area of the state. The alleged swindlers, the police said, were found in a remote building located at Igede Road in the town, with the police claiming that the suspects were using …

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Ado Ekiti : 21 Year old Man in Prison for Murder

An Ado-Ekiti Chief Magistrates’ Court on Friday remanded a 21-year-old man, Tosin Oluwafemi, in prison for alleged murder. The Prosecutor, Insp. Caleb Leranmo, told the court that the accused committed the offence on Feb. 14 at Ifaki-Ekiti. He said that the accused was charged with conspiracy, unlawful possession of human …

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Man in Prison for Raping a 21 year Old Lady in Ado Ekiti

An Ado-Ekiti Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday ordered the remand of one Olakunle Owoeye, 32, in prison over alleged rape of a 21-year-old lady. The Magistrate, Modupe Afeniforo, ordered the remand of the accused pending an advice from the office of Director of Pubic Prosecution (DPP) and adjourned the case till …

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Robbers Attack Christ Girls School Ado Ekiti

There was panic in Christ’s Girls’ School, Ado Ekiti, Ekiti State, following a robbery yesterday. The robbers were said to have entered the school at 1.30 am and made for the administrative block.They carted away an unspecified number of desktop and laptop computers.

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