Several people have been reportedly killed, with houses and vehicles burnt as Unknown gunmen invade Igangan community in Ibarapa Area of Oyo State, Oyogist.com reports.
Information reaching us that the unknown gunmen who are suspected to be Fulani herdsmen invaded the town around 11.pm on Saturday and left the town around 3.am on Sunday.
Although the police are yet to confirm the number of deaths, a command spokesman, Wale Osifeso, said the bandits attacked the area last night with guns and other dangerous weapons and that many lives are feared lost.
The people of the community believe strongly that it was Fulani herdsmen that invaded the town, though it has not been confirmed if it was Fulani herdsmen that invaded the town as claimed by the citizens.
The people believe the fulani herdsmen had attacked them as a result of banishment of the Seriki Fulani in the town, claiming they have been threatening them ever since the event.