The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps Commandant in Oyo State, Mr. Iskilu Akinsanya has called on community leaders to always speak out whenever they observe criminal activities in their domains for quick interventions.

Commandant Akinsanya stated this while parading a suspect for allegedly launching an attack on the Fulanis’ in the Ogbomosho area of Oyo State.

According to the state commandant, Miyetti Allah Chairman in Ogbomosho, Mr. Muhammad Mahmud informed the corps that there was an attack on the Fulanis’ in Idigba Olomi, Ogbomosho by some hoodlums numbering about six.

He noted that the Agro Ranger of the command in Ogbomosho / Oyo Axis swung into action and arrested a suspect, Tajudeen Sheu in a Vigilante Group of Nigeria, VGN uniform.

The suspect confessed that he was attacked by an unknown person in the night that was why he reinforced his five other team members who were at large for the attack.

Mr. Akinsanya said seven victims were brutally attacked with machetes and have been taken to hospital.

Commandant Akinsanya therefore warned members of the public not to take law into their hands but to report any incident to security agencies for legal action.

He added that the suspect will soon be charged to court after investigations.

Net/Babatunde Tiamiyu

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