Igangan, a southern Oyo city that shot to prominence amid Yoruba-Fulani tensions early this 12 months, is at present below assault once more, SaharaReporters has gathered.
A supply stated the gunmen, who disguised in customized uniform, stormed the city on Friday night time, taking pictures sporadically.
“Igangan is below assault presently, the attackers wore a customized uniform to deceive the villagers,” he stated.
The newest assault is coming a couple of weeks after over 20 individuals have been killed when gunmen suspected to be Fulani herders attacked the neighborhood.
Sunday Adeyemo, popularly often known as Sunday Igboho, had in February issued an eviction discover to herders within the space, after blaming them for insecurity within the space.
In a latest improvement, two Fulani leaders within the city, Seriki Saliu and Iskilu Wakili, have been ejected from the realm by native safety outfits after they have been accused of conniving with kidnappers who kidnapped a few of the indigenes for ransom.
A few of the kidnapped victims have been killed even after the ransom was paid.
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