Lightning kills seven cows, injures two herders in Alla, Kwara State

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Lightning has killed seven cows and injured two herders on a farm at Alla, in Isin Local Government Area of Kwara State.

According to reports, the incident occurred when two sets of migrant herdsmen were on their way from Oke-Ode to Alla.

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They had a stopover at a farmland in the Isin Local Government Area of the state, where there was rainfall. It was at this moment that lightning struck, killing seven cows and injured two herders in their temporary camp.

An eye-witness reported to the community for necessary action, while the King of the community, Alalla of Alla, alerted the DPO, Oke-Onigbin and some Fulanis in his domain on the development.

One of the victims received treatment at Awoye Clinic in Oro town, while another one was treated at an undisclosed hospital in Igbaja town.