The Cross River State Police Command has arrested 26 individuals for their alleged involvement in the burning of a woman to death over accusations of witchcraft. The incident, which occurred in the Boki Local Government Area of the state, has sparked outrage among residents.
According to reports, a mob set the woman ablaze after accusing her of being a witch. The police have since launched an investigation into the incident and have arrested 26 individuals in connection with the crime.
The Cross River State Police Command has condemned the act and called on residents to refrain from taking the law into their own hands. The police have also assured the public that those responsible for the crime will be brought to justice.