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Fresh Abia, Cross River border clash saddens Ikpeazu

By Gordi Udeajah, Umuahia
05 February 2020   |   4:01 am
Abia State Commissioner for Information, Chief John Kalu, has said that Governor Okezie Ikpeazu is saddened by Monday’s clash at the boundary between Isu in Arochukwu Council of the state and Utuma in Biase Council of Cross River State.

Abia State Commissioner for Information, Chief John Kalu, has said that Governor Okezie Ikpeazu is saddened by Monday’s clash at the boundary between Isu in Arochukwu Council of the state and Utuma in Biase Council of Cross River State.

The clash over boundary delineation reportedly claimed one life and left many injured.

Kalu noted in a statement that the tragedy was the first recorded attack after 10 months lull, adding that government could not have been happy about it, especially after providing patrol vehicle, relief materials and maintained security agencies at the flashpoints to prevent such situations.