Asere neighborhood in Ese-Odo Native Authorities Space of Ondo State has been thrown into turmoil following an assault on the riverine village by gunmen.
The assailants who additionally seemed to be arsonists had of their numbers attacked the neighborhood and set ablaze 15 homes.
It was gathered that the arsonists who have been recognized to the residents of the neighborhood attacked the neighborhood after the locals allegedly tipped off safety businesses about their actions and motion.
Angered by the transfer of the arsonists, ladies locally who protested the assault and destruction of the neighborhood, referred to as on safety businesses to arrest the gang members.
In line with the protesting ladies who recognized the suspected gang members as Kutu Mone aka MK; July Mone; Greatest Oniwei; Iyemiyelawei Mone; Mathew Suku Polobubou; Dedewei Mone and Bado Ogbudugbudu stated the gang have been working within the riverine space for some time till safety operatives began clamping down on them.
One of many protesters, who merely referred to as herself Religion stated the ringleader of the gang, Kutu Mone, who hails from Asere, invaded the neighborhood alongside his gang members as a result of he felt his individuals have been giving safety males tip-offs about their actions.
On his half, the Paramount ruler of Agadagba Kingdom, Oba Zachueus Doubra stated he acquired a report that certainly one of his topics, who he described as a ‘recalcitrant boy’ invaded Asere to burn down the neighborhood.
Reacting to the event, the Police Public Relations Officer, Tee-Leo Ikoro, stated the Police is on prime of the state of affairs, urging the individuals to again to their regular companies.
“Our males have taken over the realm and with no time, MK and his gang can be arrested and be prosecuted as properly.”
Pressure in Ondo neighborhood as assailants assault, raze 15 homes