The Igangan Fulani attack on the Igangan community has been confirmed by the Oyo State Police Command.
Yesterday night, gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen invaded Igangan, one of the communities in the Ibarapa North local government area.
Igangan is a community in the Ibarapa geo-political zone, which is also part of the Oyo South Senatorial District.
During the Igangan Fulani attack, the traditional ruler of the town’s palace, a fuel station, vehicles, and other property was reportedly ravaged.
In addition, according to witnesses, the gunmen stormed the town on Saturday night and stayed there till early Sunday morning.
The assault on the community has been validated by the state police command. Mr. Adewale Osifeso, the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), revealed eleven individuals were murdered in a statement published to the media on Sunday.
Several properties, he added, were also wrecked during the assault.
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