S’West Is Under Siege As PDP Raises Alarm Over Influx Of Killer-Herdsmen


The opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has raised the alarm on the untoward activities of the herdsmen wandering the states in the Southwest region unfettered.

The PDP said that the southwest is under the “siege of herdsmen” who perpetrate all forms of criminal activities -which include kidnapping, assaults and rape.

Ayo Fadaka, a Zonal Spokesperson of the main opposition party in the Southwest noted this on Sunday in a release issued to journalists in Akure, the Ondo state capital.

Mr. Fadaka said that all the roads across the states in the southwest regions have become theaters of operation for the suspected herdsmen who kill, rape and kidnap people for heavy ransom.

“It is unfortunate to state that the South West is today under the siege of terrorists or herdsmen who perpetrate criminal actions daily in the most unfettered manner.

“In our region, kidnapping, assault and rape by these marauders remains unchecked, this lethargy has even emboldened them to even…

Source: Leadership Newspaper