There is heavy fighting ongoing in Bawku following a clash between two factions Tuesday morning.
It is unclear what triggered the chaos but reports say heavy weaponry is being used by the factions as military personnel stationed there are struggling to bring the situation under control.
The has been a renewed chieftaincy conflict that experts have said has reached crisis level.
Many residents, families and individuals had lost their source of livelihoods and are currently struggling to survive in the area.
The National Security Ministry recently commended Military personnel deployed to the area for their commitment towards the fight against terrorism.