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We will never leave the lands for you- Chief angrily tells Ghana Forestry Commission

    Nana Agyekum is the chief of a town called Anane Krom. It is within the Asante Akyem North. This afternoon on Kessben FM, he has made it clear to the Forestry commission that never will he or his people leave the lands they are on for them.

    Not long ago, the town was all over the news after it was alleged that some Forestry guards were responsible for the 8 burnt households in the town. Speaking to the Kessben journalist, the chief said his people who were affected by that fire are left stranded and have no place to sleep.

    According to the chief, they have been farming there for the past 18 to 20 years and he can boldly state that none of those lands belongs to them and even if they got into the Forestry, at least there should have been some dialogue.

     Never have they received any warning or caution from them and all of a sudden 8 houses gets burnt. He stated emphatically that the lands they are on belongs to them and there is no way they will move away from there.

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