Some gunmen on Friday morning, August 20 ambushed and allegedly killed five farmers on their way to farm at Modakeke community, Osun state.
According to the report, the incident happened around 7 am when the farmers were heading to their farms along Toro road in Modakeke.
The incident caused tension in the community as residents and policemen visited the scene to evacuate the corpses of the farmers.
Osun police spokesperson SP Yemisi Opalola said she heard of the incident but cannot confirm the full story at the moment when she was contacted.
More details later…