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Boundary dispute leaves 2 dead in Ogun

Two persons have been confirmed dead following a community clash between Ogere and Iperu-Remo in Ikenne Local government area of Ogun State.

The Ogun State Police Public Relations Officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi told Journalists that the incident was a cult clash which later escalated to boundary dispute between the 2 neighboring communities.

“The lingering boundary dispute was between Ogere, a neighbouring community with Iperu in Ikenne local government as the two towns clashed leaving two persons dead,” Oyeyemi noted

According to him, the police have put the situation under control and investigations have commenced to ascertain the remote and immediate cause of the incident.

Writing by Oluwaseyi Ajibade; Editing by Annabel Nwachukwu