Following a disagreement, Fulani herdsmen have chased workers away from the Akure South Local Government Secretariat.
The situation was however brought to control by the Ondo State Commissioner of police, Mr. Gbenga Adeyanju, and the Commandant of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Mr. Pedro Ideba.
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Security operatives had to be deployed to the venue to calm the situation of things down however, workers had deserted their duty posts already for fear of being killed.
It was also revealed that “One of the workers of the council was allegedly macheted by the herdsmen.”
The Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees has called on the Government to act on the matter.