40 dead and 5 beheaded in clash

08:59 29/05/2012  Calabar - Vanguard reports that more than 40 people have presumably died and five people, including a village head from Eniong, have been beheaded during a communal clash between the Ntan Obu and the Ikpanya.

According to Stephen Asuquo, chairman of Odukpani, the Ntan Obu were attacked by the Akwa Ibom state. He says a struggle over land belonging to the Ntan Obu caused the clash.

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