Police arrest 20 suspects in connection with Owo, Ikare crises

The police in Ondo State have arrested twenty suspects in connection with the crises in Ikare -Akoko and Owo .

The State Commissioner of Police, Bolaji, disclosed this  while addressing reporters in Akure.

He said the suspects will be charged to court anytime members of the Judiciary staff Union of Nigeria call off their strike.

Mr. Salami noted that those involved in the crises in the two communities will not be allowed to go unpunished.

Crisis erupted in Owo during the week when members of the Odua Peoples Congress and members of a secret cut clashed.

The crisis has claimed two lives while two houses were set ablaze.

In Ikare, Chieftaincy crisis has caused unnecessary tension, forcing the state government to impose curfew in the ancient community.