Again, herdsmen invade Falae’s farm, chase away workers
A former Minister of Finance, Olu Falae, has complained about fresh attacks by herdsmen on his farm in Akure, the Ondo State capital.

Mr Falae, a former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, said the invaders destroyed and harvested crops worth millions of naira in his farm.

His complaints are contained in a letter addressed to the Director General of Ondo State Security Network, known as Amotekun Corps.

He said the attacks had been in a series for the past three weeks.

He explained that he had reported to the police and the Ondo state chairperson of Miyetti Allah but nothing has been done to change the situation.

“Policemen were deployed to my farm. They drove the bandits away but the following day after the police had left, the herdsmen returned to the farm,” said Mr Falae.

“They stole some crops, and destroyed the ones they could not take away.”

The herders were also alleged to have attacked the residence of the farm workers with dangerous weapons and chased them away.

One of the workers said he escaped through the window when the herdsmen arrived at their residence.

He said the herdsmen allegedly ransacked their rooms and took away their…