There have been reports of armed herdsmen attack at Igoba in Akure North Council area of Ondo state.

The latest of the attacks occurred early Tuesday morning resulting in the death of one person.

The residents said the Gunmen started shooting sporadically making many scampered to safety.

Giving the details , Oba of Igoba , Oba Adeniyi Adinlewa said last Friday 17th Feb. 2023 ,the herdsmen were asked to leave Igoba land after a meeting with the governor’s aide on security Alhaji Jimoh Dojumo following reports of criminal activities linked to them.

The traditional ruler then appealed to the state government to as a matter of urgency take up the case before the herdsmen wreak more havoc.

He also appealed to members of the landlords association who came to his palace protesting the herdsmen killing not to take laws into their hands but allow the government to intervene.

Meanwhile the corpse of the murdered man has been deposited at the mortuary by officers of osi police divisional headquarters.


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