The commander of Amotekun in Ibarapa North local government has reportedly been killed in Igangan area of the council.
Sources who confirmed the incident said the sad event occurred when unknown gunmen invaded the town Friday night shooting for over 30 minutes.
Though the identities of the gunmen is yet to be known as at press time, some residents said they allegedly wore customs uniforms.
The assailants were said to have been initially repelled by local hunters.
According to a community leader who pleaded anonymity, the incident occurred around 8:00pm people suspected to be Fulani herdsmen again invaded Igangan and shooting for over 30minutes. Some said they were Custom men as they wore Custom uniform but they were chased by local hunters but have killed some people
“They also passed Igboora and continue shooting and it was reported that people have died in Igboora too including one Amotekun operatives,” he said
Only last month, this newspaper recalls how daredevil Fulani herdsmen invaded the town overnight killing many people in the process.