At least two people have been shot dead following a chieftaincy clash at Choggu-Naa Kuraa in the North East Gonja district of the Savannah Region.
Another person is reportedly in a critical condition at the Tamale Teaching Hospital, UPSANEWSROOM.com has learnt.
The cause of Thursday’s clashes is sketchy but UPSANEWSROOM.com sources have revealed the dispute in the area has to do with which of the factions has the right to receive royalties from farmers in the community.
The dispute has been ranging for the past three years, UPSANEWSROOM.com has gathered.
A team of police personnel have been dispatched to the area to maintain peace and order.