Suspected armed herdsmen have taken over road leading from Abeokuta to Igbo Ora in Oyo State.
The herdsmen for several hours on Monday, attacked motorists who passed the road dispossessing them of valuables.
Following the attack, several motorists were held up for several hours on the Abeokuta and Igbo Ora side of the road.
Among those affected by the attack were scores of candidates from Abeokuta posted by the Joint Admission Matriculation Board (JAMB) to Igbo Ora to write their Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).
The parents of the affected UTME candidates who called on Rockcity FM programme: ‘Daybreak Show’ say they and their children are trapped in Igbo Ora
They called on the police to clear the road of the armed herdsmen.