Insecurity: Bororo herdsmen responsible for the killing of farmers in Ekiti State -Fayemi
Kayode Fayemi,the governor of Ekiti State alleged that it was Bororo herdsmen that were responsible for the killing of two farmers at their farms in Ekiti State yesterday.
Fayemi made the claim during a condolence visit to Isaba Ekiti where two farmers were shot to death yesterday at the farms by unknown gunmen. The killing of the two farmers led to a serious protest in the town which forced the governor to visit the town to douse the tension.
During his visit to Isaba Ekiti,the governor assured the people that the killer(s) of the two farmers will be brought to book. Ekiti State has become one of the hotbeds of herdsmen versus farmers face-off in Southwest in recent times as the security situation in Nigeria deteriorates.
News of herdsmen related killings in Southwest has become rige despite the governors from the region coming together to form the regional security network known as “Amotekun’ to battle insecurity.