Nana Oheneba Kwadwo Fodour, the Asampohene of Kumasi was murdered on 18th August 2019 Sunday, while plying Ejura- Nkoranza road by suspected gunmen.
The police got to the scene few minutes after they received a call of an accident on the Ejura-Nkoranza road. Police arriving at the scene found out that Nana Oheneba Kwadwo has been stabbed in his car by suspected armed robbers or gunmen. Additionally, several attempts were made to burn the Asampohene’s car he was driving by the armed men upon assessments of the car..
The body of the late Asampohene has been sent to the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital in Kumasi for autopsy. Ghana Police Service has commenced investigations in earnest to unravel the mystery surrounding Nana Oheneba Kwadwo Fodour death.
One may be tempted to believe that his murder or death could be related to chieftaincy issues.