Over four persons are known to have lost their lives on Sunday in a communal clash involving Share and Tsaragi in Kwara State hence the State Government has imposed a 24-hour curfew on the two communities.
Reports have it that Share, headquarter of Ifelodun, and Tsaragi in Edu, local government areas, have fighting for decades.
Quoting the Secretary to the State Government, Alhaji Isiaka Gold on the given matter, he said
“The Kwara State Government warns that anyone found with illegal arms and ammunition or disrupting peace and public order in both communities will be dealt with in line with the laws of the land.
“The Kwara State Government, therefore, assures of its preparedness to deploy all lawful measures to ensure the welfare and security of all citizens”.
He also emphasised the readiness of the government and the law enforcement agencies to prosecute anyone who wants to distort peace in the said region.