Lightening reportedly killed 15 cows in Ikogosi community, Ekiti West local government area of Ekiti State on Saturday evening.
The Asaoye of Ikogosi-Ekiti, Chief Ayo Ademilua, who disclosed this to journalists on Sunday, described the incident as a natural occurrence, which was strange in the town.
He added that the incident occurred at the Ikogosi Warm Spring site along Ipole – Ekiti Road.
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According to him, the incident occurred during a torrential downpour between 4:00 p.m. and 6:02 p.m. on Saturday.
He said: “The whole town shook when the incident occurred. Later, some commuters coming into town and those returning home from their farms saw the Fulani herders lamenting that it was the lightening that killed their cattle.”