The Chairman of the South-West Governors Forum and Governor of Ondo State, Ogbeni Rotimi Akeredolu (SAN) has issued a statement condemning the attack by some suspected herdsmen on the people of Igangan, Oyo State in the early hours of Sunday morning, where over 15 persons were reportedly killed.
Akeredolu described the incident as horrendous, callous, and highly provocative. This was contained in a statement the governor personally issued on Sunday evening.
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“We on our part are resolved to defend our people, their property, and all legitimate means of livelihood against both internal and external aggression. On this, there will be no compromise.”
The chairman of the Southern Governors’ Forum, called on the people in the region to remain vigilant and report any suspicious movement in their communities to the security agencies.
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