The Osun State Commissioner of Police, CP Olawale Olokode has disclosed that the assault on a household at Wasinmi village in Ikire was not related to any conflict between farmers and herders.
The Police boss, on Sunday, mentioned the preliminary investigations by the Police revealed that the killing was not a farmer, herders conflict.
Earlier, DAILY POST reported that unknown gunmen, on the wee hours of Sunday, invaded Wasinmi village within the Irewole Native Authorities Space of the state, leaving six herders useless and one particular person injured.
Olokode disclosed this by way of an announcement issued by the Police Public Relations Officer, SP Yemisi Opalola and made accessible to newsmen on Sunday.
The Police boss who visited the scene of the incident for an ‘on-the-spot safety evaluation’, famous that the Command has commenced discrete investigations into the incident and already finishing up an intensive manhunt for the perpetrators to convey them to justice.
DAILY POST reported that the Osun State Authorities additionally condemned the killings.
The Deputy Governor of Osun State, Benedict Alabi, who paid a condolence go to to the bereaved household on Sunday morning described the killings as disheartening and unlucky.
Alabi described the incident as a case of brutal assassination, including that the perpetrators could be delivered to e book in no distant time.
Osun killings, not farmers/herders conflict – Police CP