Suspected Fulani killer-herdsmen have invaded a community in Ogun State, killing three people. It was gathered that the incident happened at Amule Kanji Village via Imeko in Imeko/Afon Local Council of the state.
Balogun of Imeko Isale, Chief Ganiu Akinleye, who confirmed the incident to journalists, yesterday, claimed that the assailants were the gunmen who had attacked Igangan in Oyo State.
The marauding killer-herdsmen were said to have left Igangan, a few kilometres away from Amule Kanji Village and carried out the attack. The victims were identified as Femi Bara, John Taiwo and Tunde Taiwo.
It was further gathered that the victims, who were on a motorcycle coming from Ologede Village, ran into the killer-herdsmen, “who killed them and took away their motorbike.”
When contacted, the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) of the Command, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, claimed the command was not aware of the incident, but promised to get back to our correspondent.