Gunshots were fired before Igboho’s house was set ablaze — Police

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In to the suspected arsonists’ invasion of Chief in Ibadan, the Oyo Command said it received a that hoodlums loaded in a bus and taxi came to set ablaze his .

The Public Relations Officer in the , CSP Olugbenga Fadeyi, said this in a made available to Vanguard on Tuesday.

Fadeyi also said the were told that the arsonists shot in the air several times as they put to the located at the Soka area of Ibadan.

He said the police had begun an investigation into the incident.

The house said to have been burnt around 3 am on Tuesday after the supply to the area cut off.

The police read: “At about 0620 hrs of today 26/01/2021, a received at the Santo that some unidentified hoodlums came to house at Soka area of Ibadan in a Hummer bus and Micra ( taxi) firing sporadically, and set the house ablaze.”

“The mini sitting room got burnt in the while the value of properties is yet to be estimated.”

“Immediately the Sanyo got a wind of the incident, he contacted service while he also went to the scene for on the spot assessment.”

“The was eventually put out. An investigation has commenced into the incident while the Police are on the trail of the hoodlums”. (Vanguard)