Hon.Seth Badu Tewiah
Hon.Seth Badu Tewiah

BY JOSEPH NANA YAW COBBINA

Hon.Seth Badu Tewiah
Hon.Seth Badu Tewiah

Regardless that a committee which been chaired by Osu Mantse to oversee litigation and misunderstanding between tradition heads of Teshie have delayed the process not to even to talk of submitting the report to the sector minister.

 

In this view the municipal chief executive of Ledzorkuku-Krowor, Hon.Seth Badu Tewiah, has vow to ensure violence free come these year Homowo festival celebration and also caution disputed chief?s of Teshie to let peace prevailed during and after the festive.

 

He made this known when speaking in an exclusive interview with Weekly Observer,in Accra just after ?both disputed chief?s? at his office in collaboration with the Police.

 

Mr.Tewiah says even doe last year he is not at office, but he is also aware of crashes between the to chiefs at that time which was lead to two persons are reported dead with nine others arrested following the clashes between the two feuding chieftaincy factions in Ablekuma, a suburb of Accra.
?The clashes also resulted in the loss of properties worth thousands of Cedis? he stressed.

He noted decades of year clashes which broke out on Saturday between two factions owing allegiance to two disputed Chiefs in the area during the popular Homowo ritual of sprinkling of Kpokpoi, the Traditional Ga food for the festival was the cause of it, so he promise to work with the Police collectively to ensure peace and sanity within the metropolis.

He said: ?the Police also found out that two vehicles had also been burnt down which included an Opel taxi cab and a Mercedes Benz private car.?

?The Palace of one of the warring factions had been vandalized. We also discovered 54 cartridges of ammunitions and one live cartridge. We also had nine used nine millimeter ammunitions and four unused ones.? He explained.

There is however a heavy security presence in the area to prevent and avoid any clashes come these year?s fetive.

He appeal to the Traditional head of Teshie especially Lenshie to take the heart of God to unite as one families to foster development in the municipality.

Mr.Tewiah stressed that under his leadership he will make sure that coming few months all heads of Teshie to submit the legitimate chief to be instooled for which he believes the good lord will help him to achieve as a legacy.

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