On Sunday, September 18 2020, Lightening struck 15 cows to death in Ikogosi in Ekiti West Local Government Area of Ekiti State.
It was reported that the cows were killed at the Ikogosi Warm Spring site a popular tourism and recreational centre where warm and cold streams meet along Ipole-Ekiti.
The Asaoye of Ikogosi-EkitI, Chief Ayo Ademilua, revealed that the cows were struck to death after a heavy downpour.
Narrating then incident, he said
The whole town shook when the thunder struck. Later, some commuters coming into town and those returning home from their farms saw Fulani herders lamenting that it was the lightning that killed their cattle,”
The Ekiti State Police Command’s spokesman, Sunday Abutu said the incident was yet to be reported to the command because it was a natural occurrence.