The Cheer News
Breaking News

Gunmen Kill One, Adduct Several Passengers In Osogbo

BY LEVI JOHNSON

Tragedy struck in Osogbo on Tuesday as some unknown gunmen killed a passenger and abducted some others along Osogbo/Ibokun road.

It was gathered that the incident occurred around 8:00 pm near Ajebandele, a village in the Obokun Local Government area, about three kilometres to Osogbo.

According to Punch, the gunmen had reportedly attacked travellers and shot dead a man, whose name is not immediately available, while an unspecified number of passengers were also abducted.

Amitolu Shittu, the Field Commander of Amotekun Corps in Osun,  who claimed to be at the scene of the crime, confirmed the incident.

READ ALSO: AfDB Gives $320 000 Grant To Mainstream Gender in ECOWAS Digital Operations

He explained that the deceased was shot dead with AK-47 rifles by the attackers and subsequently abducted unspecified numbers of passengers.

 

Related posts

‘Yahoo Boy’ Pulls $1m from Kirikiri Prison, Buys Properties in Lekki for N70m

EDITOR

Zambia: COVID-19 Daily update

EDITOR

Pretoria Court Arraigns 8 Police Officers over Murder of 25 -Year-Old Nigerian

EDITOR

Leave a Comment