- Sankore Chiefs are threatening to storm Flagstaff House over clashes between NPP and NDC supporters
- They say successive governments have failed to find lasting solution to the situation
The Traditional Council and the people of Asunafo South District have threatened to picket at the Flagstaff house if government doesn’t step in to stop continues bloody clashes between some supporters of the NPP and NDC.
The opining leaders who are livid say, they have given President Akufo-Addo an ultimatum to settle matters between the two parties, else they would be forced to make appearance at the seat of government to press home their demands.
According to the leader of the Asunafo South Traditional Council, Ogyedom Appiah Kubi Katakyie IV, there has been years of conflict between the two political parties but successive governments have failed to bring an end to the situation.
The Chiefs made the call on the back of recent clash between governing New Patriotic Party and the opposition, National Democratic Congress members which led to the death of one person.
Ogyedom Appiah Kubi Katakyie IV, told the media there has never been peace in the town ever since the incident happened.
“We have given President Akufo-Addo sometime to put measures in place to stop the clash in the town but if he fails we will have no option than to picket at the flagstaff House and will also avoid the 2020 elections” the Chief vowed.
He also said, many people have lost their lives and properties due to the inaction of police and to a large extent government.
So far, two persons have been arrested by the Police to assist in investigations in the recent clashes at Sankore.
Do you have a story to share? We are on Facebook! Or send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org