Gunmen Invade Ogun Community, Shoot Six Persons OpenCategory: Violent Attacks
Time: 28 Oct 21, 11:02AM
Address: Ado Odo/ Otta Local Government, Ota, Nigeria
Reported by: Saliu Juliana
Some gunmen suspected to be land grabbers have reportedly shot no fewer than six persons in Jegede village of Igbesa, Ado-Odo/Ota Local Government Area of Ogun State. Ogun Police spokesman, Abimbola Oyeyemi confirmed the incident, saying three of the gunmen were already in police custody. The suspects were said to have inflicted injuries on some villagers in their attempt to take over their land. According to Oyeyemi, the arrest of the three men followed a distress call received by the police at Agbara division. Having received the distress call, Oyeyemi disclosed that the DPO of Agbara Division, SP Saleh Dahiru, led his men to the scene where the six men were shot by the assailants.