A 48-year-old businessman, Mr Vincent Kofi Ackah, has been enstooled the chief of upper Axim in the Western Region.
His stool name is Nana Eba V.
Nana Eba V was enstooled by the Nana Akwasi Adusei II.
Before his coronation, the upper Axim Tufohene stool had been presided over by an acting chief, Nana Akwasi Adusei II ,the chief BREWIEA
Speaking at the ceremony, Nana Akwasi Adusei II, congratulated the new chief and his team of elders and urged them to ensure peace and tranquillity in the area.
He entreated them to focus on developing the area and cautioned them to be careful when dealing with land issues.
For his part, Nana Eban pledged to be fair and just to everyone living within his jurisdiction and be loyal to the people of Upper Axim.
“I will in collaboration with the Nzema East Minicipal Assambly and the Minicipal Chief Excutive Mrs Dorcas Amoah and her administrators promote the development of Upper Axim, to make upper Axim the model of political and traditional cooperation in the country, “he said.
He appealed to the upper Axim to support him throughout his reign as the leader of the upper Axim stool.
In his message, an elder of the Upper Axim Stool, Nana Akwasi, urged the chief to cooperate with his constituents, the municipality, and the central government to develop the area.