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Police: 10 suicide cases recorded in Oyo in three months

The Nigeria Police Force says its investigation shows that Boko Haram, Ansaru and other terror groups are getting support from some Nigerians.

The Police Command in Oyo State has disclosed that no fewer than 10 suicide cases were recorded in the state between June and September 2022.

The Commissioner of Police in the state, Adebowale Williams made this known during an interactive session with newsmen on Wednesday in Ibadan.

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Williams said that the development was worrisome considering the number involved.

He said that three people died in June; two in July while three people and two others died in August and September, respectively.

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The commissioner of Police gave the names of those involved to include Basiru Ayomide,18, Obed Masoyi, 28, Oladimeji John; Alawode Idowu, 50 and Adebayo Israel 60.

Others were Sikiru Rafiu, Baba Mariam, Osasenage Osamade, 16, Peter John and Abiodun Abdulraheem, 28.

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