A 42- year old electrical engineer, Isaac Boye Mensah Tetteh, will be outdoored on Sunday as the new chief for the people of Leshi Akutso, which is a division in the La traditional area.
The installation rites which started on Wednesday, will end on Sunday after which he will be outdoored to the people with a stool name.
After his successful outdooring, he will have brought to end the protracted litigation over who should be the chief of the area after the matter was settled in Court.
The Secretary to the stool, Mr. Emmanuel Ofoli Laryea, who briefed the media about the ceremony , said the Chief whose jurisdiction covers Airport, Cantonments, East Legon and TseAddo, will pursue development for his people.
Among other welfare issues the chief seeks to pursue is to put the heads of all the 11 clans in the area on payroll, he noted.
Aside the clan heads, four chief priests for the area, will also be put on payroll as a way of acknowledging their spiritual support.
Wednesday’s ceremony was interspersed with the usual firing of musketry which is associated with such ceremonies.
The ceremony brought together indigenes from home and abroad.
Source: The Herald