Oyo: Vigilante member arrested over attack on Fulani settlement



A suspected member of Vigilante Group of Nigeria (VGN) identified as Tajudeen Sheu was Tuesday by the command of the Corps () over an alleged attack on a Fulani settlement in Ogbomoso..

Te commandant, Alhaji Iskilu Akinsanya, while parading the , said Tajudeen together with 5 others now at large stormed the settlement early in the day for attack.

 Commandant Akinsanya stated that at about 0124hrs early Tuesday, the  Miyetti Allah chairman, Ogbomosho branch, “Muhammad Mahmud” alerted  the of an attack at the Fulani settlement in Idigba Olomi by some hoodlums numbering  about 6.

The commandant stated that the Agro Ranger in Ogbomosho /Oyo axis swung into action and a named Tajudeen Sheu a VGN and in a VGN attire was .

Alhaji Akinsanya added  that “One red bajaj motorcycle with osun number EKG 100 UP , one (1) Single barrel local gun, cutlasses, petrol in ragolis bottle, torch light and a local charm were recovered from him”.

Commandant Akinsanya stated that the victims were rescued and rushed to Obafemi Hospital in Ogbomosho

The said he was attacked by unknown person in the night, and that was why he reinforced his 5 other team members for the attack.

Akinsanya said after investigations, the would be taken to court.

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