The Ashanti Regional Police Command have announced in a statement that they are investigating the murder of Nana Kwadwo Afordour, Otumfuo Osei Tutu’s Asampohene.
According to the statement, the body of Nana Kwadwo Afordour was found in his vehicle on Sunday 18th August 2019 at about 4: 30 pm near Ebuom on the Ejura – Nkoranza Highway.
“It is believed the late chief was murdered and his body deposited at the back seat of his Toyota Land Cruiser vehicle and abandoned at the outskirts of the village. The police have since commenced investigation into the case and is working earnestly to get the perpetrators arrested,” the statement read.
The Police also urged the general public to assist them with information via police hotlines: MTN and Vodafone toll-free lines 18555 and all networks on 191 or 0299202240.
The victim, known as Nana Kwadwo Afordour was said to have been attacked by some unknown assailants whilst he was travelling on the Ejura-Nkoranza road on Sunday.
Below is a copy of the full statement: