The elders of Abese Adonten of La Ttraditional Area have called on the general public to disregard the publication that appeared on page 40 of the Tuesday, January, 30, 2018 edition of the Daily Graphic also on page 16 of the Wednesday, January 31, 2018 edition of the Daily Guide and page 14 of the Wednesday, January 31, 2018 edition of the Ghanaian Times.
The said publication is under the caption La Traditional Council Public Notice said to have been issued by the Traditional Council.
below is the the full statement of the Rejoinder
RE: PUBLIC NOTICE
ABOUT NII KWADE OKROPONG I ABESE ADONTEN DIVISIONAL MANTSE-REJOINDER
We the Elders of the Abese Adonten Division of the La Traditional Area wishes to inform the general public that the publication that appeared on page 16 of the Wednesday, January 31, 2018 edition of the Daily Guide under the caption La Traditional Council Public Notice, said to have been issued by the La Traditional Council should be disregarded. The reasons are as follows:
Nii Kwade Okropong l is the Abese Adonten Divisional Mantse of the La Traditional Area and having gone through all the due processes necessary for the installation of a Mantse for the Division and in Consonance with the customary rites of the people of La and the Chieftaincy Act, 2008 Act 759. He was accordingly outdoored on 23rd May 2015.
He remains the one and only substantive Abese Adonten Divisional Mantse and has continuously performed all his functions and responsibilities without any legitimate hindrance or a challenge to his status by anybody or group of people.
In conclusion, his rule has brought peace, tranquillity and transparency to the good people of Abese Adonten Traditional Area of La and beyond.
THIS PUBLICATION IS SIGNED AND ISSUED BY:
Nii Anyetei Anokware Nsro1 Abese Adonten Dzaasetse (stool father)
Nii Mensah Akuetteh
(Acting Abese Adonten Akwashongtse)
Nii Ashirifi Apotsi I
(Abese Adonten Atofotse)
NII Manle Osokrono V (La Shippi)
George Nii Odoi Sowah
(Head of Family: Nii Afirimi We)
Alfred Nii Nai Sowah (Head of Family: Nii Nai Kwami Otum We)
Joseph Nii Mensah Okpoti Ababio
(Head of Family; Nii Odoi Atsem We)
Nii Okpoti Kwamla (Head of Family; Nii Kwakwranya We)
Nii Amoah Afum Basaw I
( Head of Family;Nii Nai Afum We )
Nii Lante Okunka I
(Head Family; Nii Lante Okunka We)
Samuel Nii Larsey Anang
(Head of Family; Nii Sowah Animle We)
George Nii Kofi Amoah (Head of Family; Nii Ashirifi We)
Benjamin Nii Boadu Ashirifi
( Head of Family: Nii Amoah We)
Alexander Nii Ashirifi Boadu (Head of Family;Nii Badu Ansah We)
Nii Nai Yahaya Ako
( Head of Family: Nii Sowah Kwade We)
Solomon Nii Cran-Mensah (Head of Family; Nii Klan We)
Alexander Nii Anum Mensah Adekpa (Head of Family; Nii Tunma We)