The Osun State Authorities has condemned the killings of six relations at Wasinmi village in Irewole Native Authorities Space of the state.
Earlier, DAILY POST reported that unknown gunmen, on the wee hours of Sunday, invaded Wasinmi village, leaving six herders useless.
DAILY POST gathered that the gunmen had opened fireplace on the six herders who had been members of the identical household.
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 can be delivered to guide in no distant time.
Alabi, who was acquired by scores of relations of the deceased and a few leaders locally disclosed that the state authorities has ordered the safety companies within the state to fish out the evildoers and produce them earlier than the regulation.
The Osun Deputy Governor was accompanied on the go to by the state Commissioner for Finance, Bola Oyebamiji and the Particular Adviser to the Governor on Safety, Mrs Abiodun Ige.
He requested members of the group and the residents of the state at massive to stay calm, assuring that authorities would proceed to supply ample safety throughout the state.
In his phrases, “This can be a very unlucky incident and we’re so unhappy about it as a authorities. It’s surprising and unusual to our communities.”
He, nonetheless, known as on members of the group to help safety brokers with helpful data that might velocity up the arrest of the killers.