The Omanhene of Kumawu
Traditional Area, Barima Sarfo
Tweneboa Kodua, has cautioned
chiefs against dabbling in partisan
He was addressing chiefs at a meeting of the Kumawu Traditional Council on
The Kumawuhene said chiefs, as
agents of development, should
support whoever emerges winner at the December elections, and not to be
seen to play active partisan roles.
The Omanhene said it was only
proper that chiefs lend support to a government in power to accelerate development in their respective areas, and not to be seen as part of electioneering campaign teams of political parties.
Barima Tweneboa Kodua also entreated the chiefs to work against violence during the elections.
He said they should guide their
subjects, particularly, the youth, to avoid conflicts as much as possible, to
ensure peaceful elections.