President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed concern over reports of violence in four communities in Biase Local Government Area of Cross River State resulting in loss of lives, injuries and displacement of villagers.
In a statement signed by the senior special assistant to the president on media and publicity mallam Garba Shehu.
He said the president has Called for calm and restoration of peace in the affected communities bordering Abia State
According to the statement President Buhari has urged the people of the areas to allow law and order to prevail.
The statement also pointed out that President Buhari, who commended the State Government for the steps taken so far towards bringing peace to the areas, also lauded the State Police Command for speedily mobilizing its personnel to the affected communities to contain the crisis.
The statement added that President Buhari urged all stakeholders to cooperate and ensure that lasting peace returned to the affected areas.