Tension is currently prevailing in Modakeke, Osun State, after unknown gunmen killed five farmers on Friday.
It was gathered that the five persons whose identities are yet to be known, were killed on their way to the farm at Toro.
The identities of the killers remain unknown as of the time of this report.
The situation has, however, led to tension developing between the Modakeke and Ife communities in the state.
The Osun Police Command has confirmed the incident.
According to Yemisi Opalola, the command’s Public Relations Officer, security operatives have been deployed to the two communities to curb escalation of the situation.