[NEWS] NIGERIAN GOVT INTERVENES IN CROSS RIVER, EBONYI LAND DISPUTE

THE MINISTER OF INTERIOR, LT.-GEN. ABDULRAHMAN DAMBAZAU, ON MONDAY VISITED CROSS RIVER IN AN EFFORT TO RESOLVE THE LAND DISPUTE BETWEEN CROSS RIVER AND EBONYI COMMUNITIES.

DAMBAZAU WHO TOLD THE ACTING GOVERNOR OF CROSS RIVER, PROF. IVARA ESU, AT THE GOVERNMENT HOUSE IN CALABAR, THAT HE WAS IN THE STATE TO VISIT UKELLE COMMUNITY, ADVISED THE STATE GOVERNMENT TO EXPLORE WAYS OF CURBING INTER-STATE CONFLICTS SO AS TO PROMOTE NATIONAL UNITY.

IT CAN BE RECALLED THAT THE LAND DISPUTE BETWEEN UKELLE COMMUNITY IN CROSS RIVER AND IZZI IN EBONYI HAS CLAIMED MANY LIVES AND PROPERTIES DESTROYED.