Five injured in fresh attack on Fulani settlement in Oyo village


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By Ola Ajayi

ANOTHER fresh crisis erupted Tuesday at Idigba Olomi Village, Ogbomoso in Surulere North Local Government Area of Oyo State when some bandits attacked a Fulani settlement.

The bloody clash left no fewer than five people injured.

The Oyo State Commandant of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps, Mr Iskilu Akinsanya confirmed the crisis in a statement signed by the Public Relations Officer for NSCDC in the state, Spt Oluwole Olusegun.

He said, “Early this morning, the command paraded a suspect for alleged attack on Fulani settlement in Ogbomoso”.

According to him, “at about 0124hrs early this morning, we were called by Miyetti Allah Chairman Ogbomosho branch “Muhammad Mahmud” that, there was an attack at the Fulani settlement in Idigba Olomi by some hoodlums numbering about six.”

“The Agro Ranger in Ogbomosho /Oyo Axis swung into action and a suspect named Tajudeen Sheu in a Vigilante Group of Nigeria attire was arrested”.

He stated further…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper