Three persons were shot in an attack on Koka Village in the Obokun Local Government area of Osun State by suspected gunmen.
The villagers were attacked by gunmen numbering about eight on Sunday night.
The attackers were said to have stormed different houses in the village.
Three villagers were injured in the attack.
The Osun Police Command Spokesperson, Yemisi Opalola, confirmed the incident on Monday.