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Prison Break in Akure, Over 170 Inmates Set Free

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Over 170 inmates were set free today during a brazen attack on the Olokuta medium security prison in Akure by armed gunmen who set off explosives and broke in shooting sporadically into the air. The incident happened in the early …

Cobbler sentenced to 1-year imprisonment for stealing church tithe box

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An Ejigbo Senior Magistrates’ Court in Lagos state had on Monday sentenced a cobbler, Stephen Abiodun, to one year imprisonment with no option of fine for stealing a tithe box containing N190,000. The Magistrate, P.E Nwaka, handed down the sentence …

Man jailed 168 years with hard labour for N2.5million fraud

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Justice Adeniyi Onigbanjo of a Lagos High Court, sitting in Ikeja, has sentenced a middle-aged man, Olaolu Salau, to 168 years imprisonment with hard labour for defrauding a Lagos-based businessman, Mr. Solomon Ayoola, of N2.5 million. DailyPost gathered that Justice …