THERE was palpable fears in Owo, Ondo State last night as another explosions was reported after few weeks when terrorists attacked a Catholic Church killing over 40 worshippers.
According to the information, terrorists invaded the town, attacking Folahanmi street where they fired gunshots.
Many people were said to have been injured in the attack which took place Wednesday evening, at Folahami Junction, where a construction company called Craneburg Construction Company was located.
Eyewitness reports had it that the gunmen opened fire on those at the site.
Ondo State Police Command confirmed the incident,
” Tonight, there was a shooting incident at Craneburg Construction Company Owo, Policemen are currently at the scene, victims have been taken to Hospital and they are in stable condition.
” We can not ascertain the casualty figure now and we also cannot say it was a terrorists’ attack with the use of explosives devices but tomorrow( Thursday ) morning , the EOD men of the command would go to the scene.”
The police PRO, Odunlami, appealed to residents not to panic that the situation was under control