How Suspected Herdsmen Attack 3 Farmers In Ekiti, As They Struggle To Survive
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No fewer than three people sustained injuries as suspected killer Fulani herdsmen attacked farmers in Irele Ekiti Farm Settlement in Ekiti State on Tuesday.
A source told SaharaReporters that the armed Fulani herders numbering six unleashed terror on the farmers and stole their money.
“I have news from my home town, Irele Ekiti concerning Fulani herdsmen.
“Six of the Fulanis, who are recognised to the victims, unleashed terror on them in their Irele Ekiti Farm Settlement and carted away their money.
“Three human beings, who were critically injured, are receiving treatment at the Specialist Hospital, Ikole Ekiti,” the source narrated.
This comes exactly a month after two farmers were killed in Isaba Ekiti, in Ikole Local Government Area of the nation through suspected herders.
Prior to the assault remaining month, two herdsmen have been sent to prison in Ondo State for killing a farmer.
The Ekiti victims have been killed with the aid of armed guys following a confrontation which ensued with herders at the farm on March 6.
It become amassed that one of the sufferers became a man popularly referred to as Jisoro inside the city, even as the alternative one served as a protection shield at a creation organization.
The suspects were stated to have fled the scene of the incident after killing the sufferers.[NewsNaira]