Two additional people have been killed in a renewed ethnic violence in Nkwanta South Municipality.
The two were among those who received gunshot wounds and were hurt in the ongoing dispute.
The fresh clashes began on December 31, 2023, and resulted in the deaths of a young man in his 30s and another person in Odomi near Nkwanta on Tuesday, January 2, 2024.
According to Samali Abdul Razak, who reported from the neighbourhood, the situation is terrible and inhabitants are currently fearful.
The renewed clashes started between three ethnic groups in the area regarding the celebration of the Annual Yam Festival, scheduled for October 2023.
Several people have been killed, while others have been injured.
Others have fled the region as well, fearing for their lives.