Ebonyi state police have declared 18 people wanted after a communal clash broke out between Effium and Ezza communities in Ohaukwu Local Government Area of Ebonyi state.
According to eyewitness report, leadership tussle over a popular motor park in the area allegedly led to the clash.
The state’s police spokesperson, DSP Loveth Odah, said the wanted persons are all indigenes of Effium and Ezza-Effium Community and the charges leveled against them includes murder, arson, unlawful possession of firearm and ammunitions, attempt to commit felony including cultism.
DSP Loveth added,
“Handsome reward awaits any person with useful information that can lead to arrest of the suspects.”