Asafoatse Lartey Bantama IV, a member of the Prampram Traditional Council, has written to President Akufo-Addo and the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Dr. George Akuffo Dampare, requesting that a curfew be imposed on Prampram.
He stated this will assist solve the region’s critical security situation during a press conference.
The Head of Kley Quarters, Nene Ayerh Otusei Klo II, was killed in a gun attack in the town. Nene Tettey Kodjo III, Francis Annertey Abbey, and Tawiah Nyumu, the Chief of Mobole, were also injured.
In the early hours of Tuesday, the deceased and victims were among the elders chosen to help resolve disputes within the Annerwe family at the Value temple.
While returning from a conference at the Greater Accra Regional House of Chiefs at Dodowa, Nene Atsure Benta III was killed murdered by some assailants near Apollonia in the Kpone-Katamanso municipality in 2018.
As a result, he is pleading with President Akufo-Addo, IGP George Dampare, and security chiefs in the Tema region to help salvage the situation.
Meanwhile, Nii Ayiku Obleh IV denies that the gun attack was prompted by a chieftaincy feud.
He objected to the idea that the Kley Quarters are not natives.
He praised the security service’s efforts thus far in apprehending the criminals.
Attendees at the media briefing were protected by armed police officers.
In light of last week’s tragedy, Nii Ayiku Obleh IV believes that family meetings should always be accompanied by police security.