Suspected gunmen who unleased terror attack in St. Francis Catholic Church, Owo, Ondo State, have been reportedly arrested.
A trending video shows a crowd protesting within the palace of the Olowo of Owo, Oba Ajibade Ogunoye.
One of them could be heard saying: “They want to take them (suspects) to Akure. The youths are angry.”
DAILY GIST reported that some gunmen suspected to be Fulani terrorists had attacked the church and killed several worshippers, including women and children in Ondo.
The death toll according to Ondo government has hit 40, with others injured still at the hospital receiving treatment.
The Police confirmed that some of the assailants disguised as congregants and fired shots from AK-47 rifles.
The security agency also announced that three unexploded Improvised Explosive Device at the scene (IEDs) were recovered.
More details to follow…
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