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    Metro Offa Robbery: Court Grants Defence Request To Examine Cause Of Suspects’ Injuries – Nairaland

    A Kwara State High Court sitting in Ilorin on Monday granted the prayer of the defence counsel asking for an independent examination of the alleged gunshot injuries sustained by three accused persons alleged to have participated in the April 5, 2018 robbery incident in Offa. Five accused...
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    Metro Offa robbery was planned in two days, police tell court – Newtelegraph

    A Kwara High Court, sitting in Ilorin heard yesterday that the deadly April 5, 2018 robbery at Offa was conceived and planned by three persons within two days before execution. Some 33 people including nine policemen were killed in the incident, which involved five commercial banks … Read...
  3. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Offa Robbery: Saraki accuses Police of diverting the attention of Nigerians –

    Senate president, Bukola Saraki, has accused the Nigerian police force of diverting the attention of Nigerians over the death of the principal suspect of the Offa bank robbery..... Read more via – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Gang leaders’ evidence enough to prosecute Saraki – Police – Plus TV Africa

    The police have said the death of a supposed principal leader of the Offa bank robbery gang, Michael Adikwu, who died in police custody, will not affect the outcome of the case..... Read more via Plus TV Africa – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Metro Reps probe death of Adikwu, Offa robbery prime suspect – Vanguard News Nigeria

    House of Representatives, yesterday, resolved to probe the sudden death of Michael Adikwu, the principal suspect in Offa robbery incident in Kwara State, mandating the Committee on Police Affairs to commence investigation into the matter and report back in four weeks...... Read more via...
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    Metro Offa robbery: Police reply Saraki over death of gang leader in custody – P.M. News

    The Nigerian Police Force has explained the death of Michael Adikwu, a former policeman, who was a major suspect in connection with the deadly multiple robberies in Offa last April. In a response to … Read more via P.M. News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Offa Bank Robbery: How prime suspect died – Police – The Nation Nigeria – The Nation Nigeria

    The Nigeria Police Force has revealed the circumstances that led to the death of the prime suspect, Michael Adikwu in the Offa robbery. Contrary to claims that Adikwu was murdered by personnel of the Force while in detention, the Police said he slummed in their custody. The … Read more via...
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    Metro Court Put IGP On Notice Over Detention Of Kwara Governor’s Aide – Channels Television

    An Ilorin High Court has put the Inspector General Of Police, Ibrahim Idris, on notice to appear before it on Wednesday, next week. The court is asking the IGP to justify the continued detention of the Personal Assistant … Read more via Channels Television – Get More...
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    Politics Defections: Saraki, Dogara must step down – Angry APC senators insist –

    The main headlines in mainstream newspapers today, Friday, July 27, are focused on the mass defections from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Nigerian Police Force’s investigation of Senate President Bukola Saraki, concerning the Offa robbery incident. … Read more via Nigeria...
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    Politics Offa Robbery: Police Grill Saraki, Say “No Report Cleared Him” – OluFamous.Com

    A team of detectives from the Nigeria Police on Thursday afternoon interrogated President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, at his office in the National Assembly Complex. “Dr Saraki used the opportunity to reiterate the fact that he had nothing to do with either the robbery incident on April 5, …...
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    Politics Saraki quizzed at National Assembly over Offa bank robbery saga – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper

    A team of police investigators yesterday interrogated Senate President Bukola Saraki in his … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Nigeria and World News – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Metro Offa Bank Robbery: DPP Did Not Exonerate Saraki, Say Police – Thisdaylive

    Police have denied media reports that the Director of Public Prosecution’s report on the April 5 Offa bank robbery exonerated Senate President Bukola Saraki. The Force Public Relations Officer (PRO), DCP Jimoh Moshood, in a statement Thursday said the DPP did … Read more via Thisdaylive –...
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    Politics Offa Bank Robbery: Send Officers To My Office – Saraki Replies IG Of Police – Naijaloaded

    Senate President, Bukola Saraki has asked the inspector-general of police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, to send his personnel to his office to take further statements on the robbery incident that took place in Offa, Kwara state, in April, where 31 people lost their lives in the heist...... Read more...
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    Metro Offa bank robberies: Kwara court admits governor’s Chief of Staff to N10m bail – Punch Nigeria Newspapers

    A Kwara State High Court sitting in Ilorin and presided over by Justice Mathew Adewara on Tuesday granted an interim bail to Yusuf Abdulwahab, the Chief of Staff to the Kwara State Governor, in the sum of N10m. Abdulwahab had, since June 2, been in police custody in.... Read more via Punch...
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    Politics Saraki ignores police invitation – PM NEWS Nigeria

    President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki on Tuesday failed to honour the invitation of the Nigeria Police Force over his indictment in the Offa bank robbery. The police had invited Saraki to report to the Head of investigation team, of … Read more via PM NEWS Nigeria –
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    Politics Saraki: Why Police force wants to question Senate President over links to Offa robbery –

    Here is an explanation of why the police force want to question the senate president over a robbery attack that claimed at least 33 lives. The Nigeria Police Force issued a stern warning to the President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, on … Read more via – Nigeria’s entertainment &...
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    Politics Saraki Must Report In Our Office Or Be Forced To – Police – OluFamous.Com

    The Police authorities have insisted that the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, must honour their invitation for questioning about the Offa bank robbery or be forced to do so. “If the Senate President refuses to honor the invitation, police would not hesitate to use all the instruments of the...
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    Metro Offa robbery: Bank reopens after 3 months – Daily Post Nigeria

    Some bank customers in Omu-Aran, Kwara, have heaved a sigh of relief as a commercial bank in the town re-opened three months after shutting down. The News Agency of Nigeria reports on Wednesday that the bank had remained closed since April, following an armed robbery attack on … Read more...
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    Politics Buhari battles Saraki in Ofa pool of blood – Punch Newspapers

    A thin white smoke swirled through the muzzle of the gun and the pregnant woman crashed face down, curling up like a beheaded giant millipede. One of the masked killers rushed into the.... Read more via Punch Newspapers – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Olofa of Offa, Oba Gbadamosi speaks on Saraki’s link to Offa robbery – Daily Post Newspaper

    The Olofa of Offa in the Offa Local Government Area of Kwara State , Oba Mufutau Gbadamosi, has spoken on the alleged involvement of the.... Read more via Daily Post Newspaper – Get More Nigeria Metro News