In a shocking incident on Monday, two traditional rulers were tragically killed in Ekiti State, allegedly by gunmen suspected to be herdsmen.
The two rulers were reportedly returning from a meeting when they were ambushed and attacked by the gunmen.
In a narrow escape, another monarch, the Alara of Ara in Ikole LG, managed to evade the attackers.
The armed assailants attempted to abduct the monarchs during the assault.
The brutal killings have sent shockwaves throughout the community, highlighting the growing insecurity and violent attacks in the region.