The Ogun state chapter of Miyyeti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) has accused popular activist, Sunday “Igboho” Adeyemo of burning down another Fulani Community in Igua area of Yewa North in the state.
Speaking to reporters on Tuesday, State chairman of MACBAN, Alhaji Abubakar Ibrahim Dende, said Igbohom led some of the youths in the area to set ablaze the house of the Sarkin Fulani of Igua, Alhaji Adamu Oloru.
Dende added that a Fulani Herdsman identified as Jiji Danmawale was killed in the inferno caused by Igboho.
He said: “They burnt the houses and that of Sarkin Fulani, Alhaji Adamu Oloru, located at Igua this [Monday] evening. They also set cattle market ablaze.”
“We have been contacting the security agents, including the DSS, as we are aware that he is coming.”
“We listened to the information on radio, we learnt that he was welcomed by the state government.We are helpless as we don’t have anybody to protect us. Many of our people are now scattered in the bush.”