Three docked for allegedly robbing villagers in Osun


The police, on Thursday, docked three persons in an Ile-Ife Magistrates’ Court for allegedly attacking a village in Osun and robbing residents of their valuables.

Bisiriyu Ojuade, 57; Yahaya Ojuade, 55 and Sikiru Ojuade, 46, are being tried for conspiracy, breaking and entry, stealing, illegal possession of weapons and breach of public peace.

The Prosecutor, Insp. Sunday Osanyintuyi told the court that the Ojuades on July 15, 2019, about 10:00 a.m., allegedly attacked Balogun village in Ile-Ife by firing gunshots to scare the residents.

Osanyintuyi said that the defendants broke into Jimoh Balogun Farm in the village, and stole N70, 000 belonging to one Fasilat Moshood and Ibrahim Amodu.


Source: Nigerian Tribune