‘Rival’ villages’ fray leads to mass arrest in URR

A serious clash involving the rival villages of Nyankui and Njagajari in the Sandu district of the Upper River Region (URR) has led to the arrest of 15 villagers from both sides, the Daily Observer can report. Sources told the Daily Observer that the cause for the fight was due to a blockage to a road that farmers use to access farmlands for cultivation. Some farmers who spoke to the Daily Observer’s regional correspondent explained that the people of Njagajari had blocked the road that…