Five Konkomba chiefs and their elders from the Tatale Traditional Area have paid a courtesy call on the new Yaa Naa Abukari Mahama II, the overlord of Dagbon, at Gbewaa Palace, Yendi, in the Northern Region.
They include Sanguli chief, Obor Gabujah John Kumajo, Kpaributaab chief, Obor Gmalagneme Bilkpene, Nanbon chief, OborTaagah Ndamine, Ilodo chief Obor Kwaku Ntire, and Tatindo chief, Obor Monjilib Negnab.
They were accompanied by the Konkomba cultural dancers, well known as ‘Kenachuun’, who entertained the overlord, chiefs and members of public, at the palace.
Yaa-Naa Abukari Mahama II said he was very grateful for the courtesy call, and urged the chiefs to promote peace and unity for development.
He assured the chiefs that he was ever ready to assist them solve their problems.
The Sanguli chief said after the performance of the funeral of late Yaa Naa Mahamadu Abdulai IV, and late Yaa Naa Yakubu Andani II, and his subsequent enskinment, it was the duty of the chiefs to call on the new Yaa Naa.
The Sanguli chief said they would always remember Yaa Naa Abukari Mahama II, in prayers to enable him to rule the people – GNA.