Amotekun operatives arrests 2 suspects for producing, selling fake uniforms, other kits in Ibadan

The Western Nigeria Security Network (WNSN), operation Amotekun on Saturday arrested two people including a 63-year-old woman for allegedly sewing and selling fake Amotekun uniforms and other kits. According to the Oyo state Commandant of Operation Amotekun, Colonel Olayinka Olayanju, (retd) the 63-year-old woman and the other suspect were arrested following a tip off.  Olayanju…

Some people want Amotekun to fail — Makinde

By Yinka Ajayi Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State believes some people want Oyo State Security Network Agency, also known as Operation Amotekun, to fail amid security challenges in parts of the state. Makinde also speaks on the second wave of COVID-19 and the measures his government is taking to address them. Despite the commitment…

Afenifere, PANDEF, M-Belt kick, as Miyetti Allah seeks inclusion of Fulani, others in Amotekun

By Dapo Akinrefon, Ola Ajayi, Samuel Oyadongha & Peter Duru THE Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria, MACBAN, yesterday, called for the inclusion of its members and other ethnic groups in the Western Nigeria Security Network, codenamed Amotekun, in Oyo State, to overcome the language barrier, which sometimes causes misunderstanding. The call by MACBAN,…

Makinde to sanction erring Amotekun corps’ personnel

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State says his government is already investigating the reports of alleged highhandedness of some personnel of the Western Nigeria Security Network; code-named ‘Amotekun’. This is contained in a statement issued on Friday in Ibadan by Mankinde’s Chief Press Secretary, Mr Taiwo Adisa. The statement said that Gov. Makinde’s reaction on…

Makinde to sanction erring personnel of Amotekun corps

Governor  Seyi Makinde of Oyo State says his government is already investigating the reports of alleged highhandedness of some personnel of the Western Nigeria Security Network; code-named ‘Amotekun’. This is contained in a statement issued on Friday in Ibadan by Mankinde’s Chief Press Secretary, Mr Taiwo Adisa. The statement said that Makinde’s reaction on his…