The Akyeamehene of Wenchi Traditional Area Nana Kofabaye Adusi Poku Damoah Koasane IV and the elders of Wenchi traditional council have dared the Ministry of Chieftaincy and Security Minister to stay away from Wenchi chieftaincy disputes and allow Wenchi tradition to follow the right ladder to bring peace, unity and development to their land.
The Statement made by the Kingmakers indicated that the Judicial Committee of the Bono, East and Ahafo Regional House of Chiefs granted a restriction order by Dr Obeng Gyan Busia, the head of lSofoase Yefiri Royal family stating that, the house should put a restriction order to Nana Kwaku Abrefa Damoah from calling/styling himself as the Omanhene of Wenchi Traditional Area.
According to Nana Kofabaye Adusi Poku Damoah Koasane IV, the Minister of chieftaincy, Hon Kofi Djamadzi, National Security Minister, Albert Kan Dapaah and the Chairman of Council of State Nana Otuo Serebour are those behind the whole mess of Wenchi Traditional Council Chieftaincy Disputes when speaking to the journalist at Wenchi Queen mother’s palace.
Hitting more on the situation, Nana Ato Sramangyedua III, the Omanhemaa of Wenchi Traditional Area has bemoaned that, 30% of the issues in wenchi traditional council, is from the NPP Government.
“Anytime the NPP Government is on power, they always become interference in Wenchi Chieftaincy Disputes which of cause does not bring peace in the area. We, therefore, forbidding the two ministers including the council of Elders to stay away from Wenchi chieftaincy disputes loud by the Queen mother”.
“We are once again calling on H.E President of the Republic of Ghana, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to advice his ministries to stay away from Wenchi chieftaincy disputes and allow Wenchi traditional council to set peace and unity to bring development in their area.