'No tension at Mo; installation of chief proper' - Authorities

Traditional authorities in Mo, in the Brong Ahafo say their installation of Sampson Adre as the Paramount chief for the area was accorded with due process.

Akufo-Addo meets Otumfuo over reports of denigrating comments

Joy News is reliably informed President Akufo-Addo travelled to Kumasi on Monday night to meet with the Asantehene over reports that members of his government are seeking to denigrate his stool.

Volta Region: Tension in Botoku over planned enstoolment of Paramount Chief

A planned coronation of a paramount chief for Botoku in the North Dayi District in the Volta Region is generating tension as two factions lay claim to the title.

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