The Commandant of Amotekun in Oyo State, Col. Olayinka Olayanju (retd), when contacted, said he was on his way to the place to the forest to ascertain what happened and reconfirmed the number of casualties.
The clash was said to have started at Okebi village on Saturday morning but the cause of the clash could not be immediately ascertained as of the time of filing this report.
A man, Saliu, who claimed to be a resident of the area told our correspondent that Nine persons had been killed.
He added that about seven houses were also razed.
More details soon