The Commissioner of Police in the state, Olugbenga Adeyanju, told newsmen that the masquerader, Olu Olowokere and his 75 year-old follower, Adaramola Ajuloko, allegedly killed one Femi Makanjuola during a festival in Akure.
The Nigeria Consul General in South Africa, Godwin Adama, told the News Agency of Nigeria in a telephone conversation from Johannesburg, that the officers include two women and six men.
In his judgment, Justice Nayai Aganaba, said Olama was found guilty of killing of a 17 -year-old, Innocent Kokorifa, in Okaka, Yenagoa, on August 18, 2016.
The defendants, of no fixed addresses, are facing three-count charge of felony, assault and stealing.
The numbers were contained in a statement on Sunday by the spokesman of the Command, Chike Oti.
Dibal Yakadi, Commissioner of Police in the state, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Minna that the command deployed 1,290 security personnel to each of the two political parties.
NAN reports that the armed policemen, who arrived at the venue of the event as early as 8:00 a.m., prevented people from going into the hall.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the trio, who are residents of Kaduna State, were accused of attempts to commit suicide inside the presidential villa.
This is contained in a statement by the Command’s Public Relations Officer, SP Magaji Majiya and made available to newsmen in Kano on Monday.
Hisbah Area Commander, Alhaji Abubakar Maisoma, gave the warning on Monday in Kirisamma, during an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria.
A statement by the force spokesman, acting DCP Jimoh Moshood, on Saturday in Abuja, said that the suspects were allegedly arrested in the act of vote buying.
This is contained in a statement by David Akinremi, the Commissioner of Police in the state.
According to Obi, the police have shown clearly that it is partisan in the Osun State governorship election with such malicious invitation, especially as the contest is barely 72 hours to go.
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Both were crushed to death as they made to cross the rail track.
The petition was addressed to the Kano State Police Commissioner, Rabi’u Yusuf and made available to News Agency of Nigeria in Kano on Tuesday.