The Police have arrested three persons in connection with the murder of the

Jonathan Paa Nii Doku, the District Chief Executive of Ningo-Prampram who doubles as the Chairman of the District Security Committee, (DISEC) who disclosed this on Friday, however, did not disclose the identities of the suspects.

He said an emergency DISEC meeting has been called to discuss the issue and related security concerns in the area.

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He warned that whoever was involved would not be spared by the law.

Nene Atsure Benta III was gruesomely murdered by unknown gunmen Thursday afternoon at Dodowa in the Shai Osudoku District.

He was reportedly shot.

Nene Atsure Benta III
Nene Atsure Benta III

Nene Atsure Benta III was returning to from a meeting at the Dodowa House of Chiefs when the incident happened.

Reports indicate that the murder of the Mankralo might be linked to some chieftaincy issues at Prampram.

Hours before his death, some elders of the Prampram Mankralo stool, led by Mankralo Nii Nartey IV, held a press conference at Ashaiman where they leveled some allegations against the deceased.

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Nii Nartey IV, who claims to be the stool father to the Mankralo said the deceased for some time now had failed to perform the necessary rites and functions required of him as a Mankralo.

He also accused Nene Atsure Benta III of constantly disrespecting him (Nii Nartey) as the stool father.