Chief Ahmed Rufai Alao, acting Chief for Zongos in Kumasi has released a statement, saying the seven people who were shot and killed by police are not armed robbers as earlier reported by the Ashant Regional Police Command.
Chief Ahmed Rufai in the statement stated that the deceased were all well-behaved and educated indigenes of the Zongo community.
He revealed that his palace and families of the deceased are coordinating to bring closure to the matter.
He has, thus, appealed to angry youths in the community to remain calm as they seek guidance and lawful means to amicably resolve the case.
Read statement below:
Do you want to be featured on Asempanews.com? Send us a message on our Facebook page now with your stories, photos or videos.