Gunmen on Monday, killed at least four famers in Konkobado Village, Idiyan axis, a border village located between Ibarapa North and Iwajowa Local Government Area of Oyo State.
It was gathered that the gunmen on motor cycles stormed the village before sunrise on Monday and shot the famers who were asleep on their farmland. The gunmen also hacked their victims before fleeing the village.
A resident of the village, Oguniyi Joel, said the remains of the victims have been taking away by the men of the Nigerian Police Force in Iwajowa.
” They came over night on about 10 motorbikes shot the four famers, hacked them and left. One of those killed is Sunday Okanlawon, a close relation. No one knows their identities whether they were headsmen or not but the bodies of the farmers have been taking away by the police” he said.
Also the Public Relation Officer of Igangan Development Advocate in Ibarapaland, Oguntowo Abideen, confirmed the incident.
Monday’s incident occurred barely a day after the men of Oodua people Congress and other vigilante groups arrested and handed over notorious Fulani warlord Iskilu Wakili to the Police.