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Shepherd arrested, cattle stolen after shepherds attacked Amotekun in Ondo

Shepherd arrested, cattle stolen after shepherds attacked Amotekun in Ondo

Ondo’s National Security Network Agency, Amotekun, said Wednesday that some shepherds attacked his agents at an Axi farm in the Northern Akure Local Government District as operatives tried to resolve the rift. between them and the farmers in the Community.

Agency agents reportedly moved to the area after a distress signal from farmers that cows had destroyed their farms in the area.

Amotekun State Commander Chief Adetunji Adelei, who told reporters in Akura, the state capital, said one of the shepherds was arrested with dangerous weapons and 16 cows were abducted by officers.

He said: “Some of the Axis farmers rushed to the office complaining that their farms had been destroyed by herds. We sent our people there to assess the situation. It turned out that there were indeed herds on the farm, and we invited the shepherds. But, unfortunately, upon arrival there they attacked our people with knives and other dangerous weapons. But we managed to arrest one of them named Abdulkadir Mohammed. “

Adeli also said that two alleged cattle thieves were arrested by his men, while a LAGOS FJ 423 KRD NISSAN Serena brought by the alleged thieves to steal cows belonging to a certain Alhaji Ilyas was abducted.

He said: “Alhaji Ilyasu, a person from the Fulani tribe, came to us, some people came on the Serena bus to steal their cattle. They came to us and we sent our people. We managed to get back the car they wanted to use to steal the cows, we also got the cows back.

Source: – Punch ng

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