Oyo: Three reportedly killed as Customs, smugglers clash in Igbo-Ora


At least, three people have died as a result of gunshots they sustained during a clash between some Customs officers and some suspected smugglers in Igbo-Ora town.

DAILY POST reports that Igbo-Ora is one of the town in Ibarapa geo-political zone in Oyo State.

Our correspondent gathered on Saturday that those that died included a soldier, a Customs officer and a resident of the town.

The incident occurred on Thursday, DAILY POST learnt.

It was learnt that some Customs officers from the Federal Operations Unit (FOU), Zone A and the smugglers clash on Thursday.

DAILY POST gathered that the two clash after the Customs officers intercepted a bus suspected to be carrying some bags of foreign rice from the smugglers.

A native of Igbo-Ora who spoke with DAILY POST on Saturday…



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