Two Dead As Cross River, Benue Communities Clash

By Mod   3 months ago   119
Crime / Law - Top Stories

People have been left dead after Benue and Cross communities clashed heavily, causing a lot of panic. 
 

 

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Fighting broke out in the early hours of Wednesday between Tsar community in Vandekya Local Government Area of Benue State and some residents of Obudu Local Government Area in Cross River State, Punch Metro reports.

The cause of the fighting which allegedly resulted in the death of two persons in Tsar community could not be ascertained as of the time of filing this report.
 
Governor Ben Ayade hails from Obudu LG.

The Permanent Secretary in the Governor Ben Ayade’s office, Dr Alfred Mboto confirmed the incident.
 

He said, “Security agencies have been deployed from both Benue and Cross River States to the affected area and normalcy has been restored.”

He said dialogue was ongoing between the stakeholders from both communities to bring about lasting solution.

Mboto said he could not confirm the official casualty figure.

The state Police Command Public Relations Officer, DSP Irene Ugbo also confirmed the clash and promised to give further information later.

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Terence Obi
3 months ago

Oh no 


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Sekoni Afeez
3 months ago


 

thanks
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Their soul rest


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Victoria Shaba
3 months ago

Oh noo


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Victoria Shaba
3 months ago

Police no fit change


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Lucky Friday
3 months ago
The should take it eazy
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John Chibuike
3 months ago
Too Bad May Their Soul Rest In Perfect Peace
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ABU ANTHONY O
3 months ago

that is serious


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Godforbid
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Not again.. 


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Ibrahim Abubakar
3 months ago

Pitiful updated news 


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Emeka Augustine
3 months ago

May God accept their souls 


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Opeifa Temitayo
3 months ago

God help us


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Oh no


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Abigail Edet
3 months ago

It is well.


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