Three herdsmen identified as Muhammed Adamu, Saliu Ismail and Saliu Adamu, have been arrested for allegedly killing a farmer, Rafiu Sowemimo, 40, on Sunday, at Adao village in Alabata, Ogun State

The suspects were said to have allowed their cattle stray into the farm of the deceased thereby destroying his crops, an action Sowemimo protested.

He was said to have accosted the herders, querying their destructive attitude which led to an altercation. Angered by the confrontation, the herders were said to have stabbed Sowemimo dead.

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