Three persons have been reported dead following a reignited chieftaincy dispute in the Wanchiki community in the Chereponi district in the North East Region.
The chief of Wanchiki was allegedly assaulted while en route to Nalerigu, resulting in the vandalism of his vehicle.
A source narrated, “The chief of Wanchiki was on his way to Nalerigu for a meeting with the Vice President
It could be recalled that earlier this year, there was a chieftaincy dispute between the Jaabu clan and the Wanchiki community.
The chief of Wanchiki enstooled one chief for the Jaabu community, but others refused to accept him
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