Military deployed to Afram plains over clashes

Military deployed to Afram plains over clashes

The military has been deployed to the Afram Plains in the Eastern Region, following violent clashes between residents and Fulani herdsman.

They will join police personnel to restore and sustain peace in the area, after hostilities broke out at Dokore.

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The disturbances were said to have been sparked after angry residents protested what they said was the destruction of their farmlands by Fulani herdsmen.

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The Eastern Regional police told Accra-based Starr FM that the security personnel would remain in the community until peace was restored.

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