Osun community living in fear as bandits demand N20 million, threaten to kill residents

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Residents of Olofa way, Ofatedo community Egbedore Local Area, Osun State are living in palpable fear after some suspected bandits threatened to invade the community and kill them all.

It was gathered that the bandits informed the residents in a handwritten letter on three pieces of papers dropped at strategic places in the community.

The three letters written in English and languages read: ”We are informing you that we are coming to invade your community and we are visiting every household or contribute N20 million to your community chairman when we come, you hand it to us.”

Others read: “We will kill all the hunters that attempt to waylay us, we are coming fully armed and your security will be killed.”

It was gathered following the discovery of the letters; residents of the area have been living in fear some already relocating.

The Field Commandant of Osun Amotekun, Amitolu Shittu, confirmed the development and called for calm in the area noting the outfit has beefed up security in the area. (The )