The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Kwara Command has confirmed the alleged killing of a herdsman by but to be recognized gunmen within the state.
This is contained in a press release signed by the Command Spokesman, Mr Babawale Afolabi, and made out there to newsmen in Ilorin on Friday night.
According to the assertion, the unlucky incident occurred few days after a reported invasion of farm settlement at Oro Ago, allegedly by some gunmen, the place one particular person died.
“The report of the deceased was brought to our office on Friday, through our Divisional Officer in Oro Ago, Officer Najimu Lawal.
“This Fulani herdsman, simply known as Ibrahim or lbro, was attacked and hacked to death by the assailants,” he stated.
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Afolabi stated that the killers had been nonetheless at giant.
He stated that the assault passed off on Sept. 30, as unknown gunmen of their giant quantity allegedly stormed the premises of the cattle rearer and left him within the pool of his blood.
The spokesman stated that the deceased brother had misplaced his life early in 2021, on the similar handle with the sufferer.
Afolabi stated that manhunt has been launched for perpetrators of the legal act.
He assured that the NSCDC in collaboration with different safety businesses would arrest the perpetrators and guarantee prosecution after investigations.
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