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Amotekun parades 20 suspects for robbery in Ondo

By Akintunde Jacobs, Akure No fewer than 20 armed robbery suspects have been paraded on Thursday in Akure, the Ondo State capital, by the Ondo State Security Network, otherwise known as Amotekun Corps. Among the suspects were juvenile armed robbers…

Amotekun, soldiers clash over arrest of cows in Ondo

…Just minor disagreement — Amotekun boss By Akintunde Jacobs, Akure Men of the Ondo State Security outfit, codenamed ‘Amotekun’ and the soldiers attached to the 32 Artillery Brigade, Owena Cantonment, Akure, on Tuesday clashed over the arrest of some cows…

Osun: 360 Amotekun personnel recruited in first phase

Abimbola Abatta, Osogbo Chairman, Governing Board of Osun State Security Network Agency code-named Amotekun, Brig.-Gen. Isah Aderibigbe said 360 personnel have been recruited into agency in the first phase across the 30 local government areas. Aderibigbe who disclosed this during…

Why Lagos is yet to have Amotekun —Sanwo-Olu

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has said that operatives of Lagos Neighborhood Safety Corps are currently doing the work of Amotekun in the state. He spoke during an interview on Channels Television’s Sunday Politics at the Lagos House. According to…

Amotekun Corps: Osun to begin recruitment

Abimbola Abatta Osun State Government has announced the date for the recruitment of interested candidates into the Western Nigeria Security Network also known as Amotekun. It was gathered that the application would commence on Monday, April 12th, 2021. A statement…