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Fulani Herdsmen Stock Weapons, Ready To Attack Us – Ondo Community Cries Out As Police, Military Look Away




Residents of Adeoye, Akinrimisi and Ajaye in Ondo City, Ondo State are presently residing in worry as they’ve noticed Fulani herdsmen of their numbers invading their areas with weapons and establishing hideouts for an imminent assault.


SaharaReporters learnt that the Fulani herdsmen attacked one of many areas on Monday night time up until Tuesday morning, in a “test-run” as residents lamented that the police and the troopers deployed of their space solely extort cash from motorists and switch their backs on the attackers.

A prime supply and group chief instructed SaharaReporters that the Fulani attackers are presently in Lipakala Forest round Sabo space in Ondo city – an space identified to safety companies however they’ve refused to deploy their personnel there.

“We’re calling the eye of safety brokers to some Fulani herdsmen hiding at Lipakala Forest at Sabo, Adeoye, Akinrimisi up until Ajaye in Ondo city. The folks residing in these areas don’t sleep at night time. Please, let Nigerians deal with this as a matter that requires urgency. We’ve knowledgeable the safety companies however they’re solely all for extorting cash from motorists plying the roads.

“Let the entire world hear earlier than Fulani will assault Ondo city and the police and the army would declare they weren’t given intelligence. We’re crying out now. Go and flush out Fulani gunmen hiding in Lipakala Forest in Sabo.”

“Two days in the past, they did a test-run assault. They pressured many residents to flee to neighbouring villages. We couldn’t sleep,” one other supply added.

Ondo State has additionally had its justifiable share of herdsmen onslaughts within the latest previous.

SaharaReporters had in February, for instance, reported how Fulani herdsmen attacked some farmers at Ijugbere within the Owo Native Authorities Space of Ondo State, killing three of them.

The Senior Particular Assistant to Governor Rotimi Akeredolu on Agriculture, Akin Olotu, had confirmed the killing to SaharaReporters.

“Sure, it’s true, three folks had been killed, the place is turning into like Zamfara. These accusing the governor of ordering unlawful occupants of the forest to vacate the place, I believe they need to be charged as accomplices,” Olotu instructed SaharaReporters.

“It apparent these bandits are prepared for conflict. That’s why the governor stated in case you are a cattle rearer, tell us you, disclose your identification. Tell us the place you come from, tell us who personal your cattle. It’s so unhappy.”

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