Three herdsmen have been arrested for the murder of a farmer identified as Rafiu Sowemimo, 40, on Sunday, at Adao village in Alabata, Ogun State.
The suspects were identified as dentified as Muhammed Adamu, Saliu Ismail and Saliu Adamu.
They had allegedly allowed their cattle enter the famer’s land, destroying his corps. This had prompted him to protest.
He was said to have accosted the herders, querying their destructive attitude which led to an altercation. Angered by the confrontation, the herders were said to have stabbed Sowemimo dead.