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Oyo: Army officer killed as security agents, smugglers clash.

There was disorder in Igbo - Ora in the Ibarapa Central Local Government of Oyo State on Thursday following a weapon duel among bootleggers and some security specialists including fighters and Customs officials. 

A military official was allegedly shot dead by the gangsters while it was not satisfactory the number of the punks were executed in the conflict . 

Unverified reports said three people, including a Customs official and an occupant , were slaughtered in the conflict 

The conflict which purportedly occurred at night caused alarm as occupants abandoned the streets and remained inside all through the episode . 

Our journalist assembled that inconvenience began when the Customs officials held onto a transport heap of unfamiliar rice from the bootleggers. 

The Police Public Relations Officer in Oyo State, Mr Olugbenga Fadeyi, affirmed the conflict to our reporter. 

He stated, " Information got uncovered that bootleggers assaulted the Federal Operations Unit at Igbo - Ora. 

" In a quick reaction to help the FOU group , the Border Drill Patrol additionally went under assault and one lieutenant of the Nigerian Army , Josiah Peter, was shot and later kicked the bucket . Examination has initiated . "

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Border Drill Patrol Ibarapa Central Josiah Peter Nigerian Army Oyo State

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