Two suspected cattle rustlers have been detained by the police in Ekiti State for stealing five cows in Ifaki-Ekiti, Ido/Osi Local Government Area of the state.
Five people, including a pastor, have been abducted by gunmen on Saturday morning in Ekiti State.
Ekiti state Governor, Ayodele Fayose, on Thursday, released nine cows arrested for contravening state’s anti-grazing law to the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) after signing a peace pact with the leaders of the association.
Members of the National Assembly (NASS) from Ekiti State have insisted that the new anti-grazing law titled State Prohibition of Cattle and other Ruminants Grazing in Ekiti State Law must be obeyed by anyone willing to do cattle business in state.
Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti state has expressed grief over the attack on Ido-Ekiti Divisional police station where a police inspector was killed by suspected gunmen on Friday.
A police inspector on duty was reportedly killed on Friday as suspected gunmen numbering about 40 raided Ido-Ekiti Divisional Police Station in Ido/Osi Local Government Area of Ekiti state.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has arraigned one Johnson Babatola before Justice Taiwo O. Taiwo of the Federal High Court sitting in Ado- Ekiti, Ekiti State, on a 7-count charge bordering on Advance fee fraud and operation of illegal polytechnic in the state.