We never believed we could achieve peace for Dagbon-Togbe Afede

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The president of the National House of chiefs, Togbe Afede has revealed that many people in the country never believed that peace could be achieved in the Dagbon kingdom, following a the protracted chieftaincy dispute that raged on for decades.

‘’Even when the Committee of eminent chiefs presented the roadmap for peace in Dagbon exactly nine months ago, many of us still doubted if indeed we were going to have peace and resolve this crisis’’ he said.

The President of the National House of Chiefs thanked the Abudu and Andani royal families for cooperating and helping to arrive at this historic feat of restoring peace to the Dagbon Kingdom.

Delivering a speech at the investiture of the new Yaa Naa, Abukari Mahama in at the forecourt of the Gbewaa Palace in Yendi, Friday, January 25, 2019,  Togbe Afede thanked the committee of eminent chiefs led by Otmfuo Osei Tutu II, the Asantehene for their crucial and invaluable service to Dagbon and the nation as a whole.

Togbe Afede who is the Awomefia of the Anlo State lauded president Akufo-Addo for his foresight and determination which has resulted in the resolution of the chieftaincy dispute in Dagbon.

‘’The real work towards sustaining peace in Dagbon begins from now and the National House of Chiefs will look forward to working with the new Yaa Naa to ensure the realization of that objective’’ he said.

Source: BestNewsGH.com

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Kennedy Mornah is an Award Winning Ghanaian Journalist with over two decades of experience in the Ghanaian Media landscape spanning the electronic, print and digital media. He is a Media Consultant, a Corporate MC, Radio and TV Host, Founder and Publisher of the Maritime and Transport Digest Newspaper, Businessman, a Go getter and an optimist. He has worked for renowned media organizations including Diamond Fm in Tamale, Luv Fm in Kumasi, Oman Fm in Accra and Starr Fm in Accra In 2017 he received the Reporter of the Year Award at the Ghana Shippers Awards in Accra, Ghana.

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