At the least eight Fulanis had been allegedly killed within the early hours of Sunday, in an assault by a vigilante group at Wasinmi village, in Irewolede native authorities space of Osun State.
Experiences reaching DAILY POST signifies that an assault was carried out on the village at about 2am on Sunday.
These reportedly killed had been recognized as Alhaji Samo Wasinmi, head of the household, Alhaja Belu, Alhaja Waso, Alhaja Adamo, Maryam Ibrahim, Alhaji Yahaya Muhammed, Mumini Ibrahim and Mumini Abdullahi.
Unconfirmed experiences additionally stated they had been matched right into a mosque within the village and shot at shut vary.
The home of the top of the household, Alhaji Samo Wasinmi, was additionally looted in the course of the assault.
Reacting to the killings, the Coordinator of the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Affiliation, Aliyu Mohammed condemned the event, saying “it’s insane.”
He described the “state of affairs as unacceptable and referred to as on the state authorities and legislation enforcement companies to behave on time to nip the disaster within the bud.”
Talking with DAILY POST in Ilorin on Sunday, Mohammed, expressed concern over the protection of lives and property of Fulanis usually within the nation.
He appealed to the Federal authorities to discover a lasting resolution to the problem on floor and to name Sunday Igboho to order.