Scam TrackerBrought to you by the BBB Institute for Marketplace Trust

Spot a business or offer that sounds like an illegal scheme or fraud? Tell us about it. Help us investigate and warn others by reporting what you know.

trblacklong

BEDC: Barbaric Errors Destroying Community.Police World

fela.com.ng
original revolution

ARTICLES

Ogun – Three herdsmen arrested for allegedly killing farmer »

Post Views: 10


The police in Ogun State have arrested three herdmen for allegedly killing a 40-year-old farmer, Rafiu Sowemimo.

Mr Sowemimo was killed on Sunday in Adao village in Alabata area of Odeda Local Government Area of the state

The police spokesperson in the state, Abimbola Oyeyemi, told journalists on Monday that the arrest of the suspects followed a distress call by people of the village that some herdsmen while grazing their cattle entered the farm of the victim and destroyed his crops.

The police said the victim thereafter accosted the herders, leading to an altercation during which the herdsmen allegedly stabbed him to death.

“On receiving the information, the Commissioner of Police, Cp Bashir Makama, directed the Deputy Commissioner of Police in-charge of operations and that of State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department to move into the scene and ensure that the culprits were brought to book,” he said.

Mr Oyeyemi said acting on the commissioner’s directive, the officers led other police officers to the scene and they were able to arrest the three herders who perpetrated the heinous crime.

He named the arrested suspects as Muhammed Adamu, Saliu Ismail and Saliu Adam.

He said the Commissioner of Police, who was at the village to condole with the family of the victim, ordered the transfer of the suspects to the homicide section of the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department for proper investigation and prosecution.

Violence between herders and farmers has caused the deaths of thousands of people in the past year.

The violence, which is usually economic, often take ethnic and religious dimensions causing tension in already polarised environments.

President Muhammadu Buhari has been accused of not doing enough to check the activities of the armed herdsmen. On Monday, ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo wrote to Mr Buhari to do more to check violent activities including by Fulani herdsmen across the country.

The president, a Fulani, has, however, said anyone caught engaged in criminal activities should be dealt with according to the law.

All content is Copyrighted © 2018 

Read more

0.0/5 from 0 ratings.
Summary rating

More to share? (Optional)

..%
No description
  • Size:
  • Type:
  • Preview:
The acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, has sought active participation of Nigerians in the ongoing...
Justice A. T. Mohammed of the Federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State has convicted and sentenced Paul Otanor to...
The acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, has sought active participation of Nigerians in the ongoing...
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC has since early hours of today, been inundated with calls that operatives of the Commission...
The Acting Chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu has called for the strengthening of collaborations among Africa States, in...
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Monday, August 19, 2019 arraigned Mrs. Isabella Oshodin and Bob Oshodin Organisation Ltd before...
Post Views: 27 http://9jabook.com/profiles/blogs/the-worst-ever-naija-scammer [1] Remember Tobechi Onwuhara the Nigerian Yahoo Wash Wash Kingpin Another Brilliant Fellow Languishing in US Jail for fraud...
Post Views: 12 From Names Like Fred Ajudua To Uz Idabo of Yore Come New Notable Scammers Well Educated Etc here is the...
Without a doubt Google Maps has opened new windows to our world and enabled us to look at ourselves a little differently.
Post Views: 13 For several years, Obinwanne Okeke, chairman ‘Invictus Group’ was the poster boy of the youthful Nigerian energy and entrepreneurial success. He

Google Ads

Today162
Yesterday729
This week1606
This month14503
Total263032

Visitor Info

  • IP: 34.204.179.0
  • Browser: Unknown
  • Browser Version:
  • Operating System: Unknown

Who Is Online

1
Online

2019-08-21

Google Adngine

Share

My Complaints