The Ashanti Regional Police Command has commended the Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II for his helping tackle chieftaincy and land disputes cases in the region.
Addressing a press conference in Kumasi, the regional capital, the Ashanti Regional Police Commander, DCOP Kwasi Mensah Duku said the continuous intervention of the Asantehene in chieftaincy issues has contributed to a reduction in the number of cases.
He said there has also been a land disputes all as a result of the commitment of the Asantehene to ensure that the region remains a peaceful one.
It would be recalled that Otumfuo Osei Tutu II upon assumption of office charged all chiefs in the Asante Kingdom to withdraw all chieftaincy cases from the court of law for arbitration in his palace.
This move, DCOP Kwasi Mensah Duku said has contributed significantly to ensuring that there is always peace in the region.
“We have our peace of mind when it comes to chieftaincy and land issues because Otumfuo Osei Tutu II is playing a major role to in settling chieftaincy and land dispute…,” he said.
He therefore commended the Asantehene for the move and further urged him to do more so the region can continue to remain peaceful.
Source: Ghana | Angelfmonlinegh.com | Osei Kwadwo