BREAKING: Tension In Ogotun Ekiti As Unknown Gunmen Kills Soldier

………whereabouts of another soldier yet to be ascertained

There is palpable fear in Ogotun Ekiti, Ekiti South West Local Government Area of Ekiti as unknown gunmen suspected to be armed robbers killed a soldier in the town.

TheElite Times report that the soldiers at the Check point located at Oke Agbe area along Igbara-Odo in Ogotun Ekiti were notified around 03:00pm yesterday, Wednesday 24 October, 2018 of the activities of armed robbers at Olorioko, one of the villages in Ogotun Ekiti.

A reliable source told our correspondent that the armed robbers opened fire on citing the soldiers, one of the soldiers was killed while the whereabouts of one of the soldiers is yet to be ascertained as at the time of filling this report.

Soldiers have been placed on red alert at the check-point since October 2016 after several lives have been taken by arms robbers and suspected herdsmen.

Soldiers and Airforce personnel in their hundreds has been deployed to Ogotun Ekiti from Akure military base and Ipetu-Ijesa Airforce base.

Details Later….

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