The perpetrators are reported to have caused severe chaos in Osun State.
Thugs attacked the Iwo Local Government Secretariat in Osun State on Saturday, The PUNCH reported.
Sources at the Iwoland mansion in Oluwo confirmed that the bandits damaged property and set a car on fire during the attack.
Eyewitnesses told The PUNCH that thugs also ransacked some of the Secretariat’s offices.
A cabinet member who asked not to be named confirmed the attack.
The bandits, who were moving in large numbers, also looted the Tunsa farm along the Osogbo / Ikirun road.
Iwo East LCDA aide to the president, who asked not to be named, said the LCD secretariat had been plundered by thugs.