Nigeria, April 3 -- The police in Ondo State said on Saturday that they were still searching for the killers of the Olufon of Ifon, Adegoke Adeusi, five months after he was felled by bullets from hoodlums suspected to be herdsmen.

The monarch was killed on November 26, 2020, at Elegbeka, in Ose Local Government Area, while returning to his domain after a meeting in Akure.

The late traditional ruler was crowned in 1997 and had reigned for 23 years before his death.

His death had created several controversies, especially after the Special Police Intelligence Squad at the Force Headquarters invited five traditional leaders of the Ifon community in relation to an allegation of threatening the llife of a herdsman in the community.

The chie...