SOURCE:Mynewsghana.com/ ODIASEMPA KOFI BOADI
Mynewsghana.com has gathered that about Thirty (30) Cattles have been shot and killed by some Military personnel from Kwahu Abetifi in the the Kwahu East Municipality in the Eastern Region at Afram Plains Wednesday morning.
A reliable source told Mynewsghana.com that about Six Hundred and Sixty(660) cattles have been killed in a month in the Kwahu East Muncipal by some Military personnel.
Confirming the incident to Mynewsghana.com Wednesday afternoon, one the Spokesman for Kwahu Cattle Farmers Association Mr.Zeko, expressed worried over the incident and called on the government to intervene.
The most annoying part of the incident, according to Mr. Zeko, is the carry-away of the fatten killed cattle by the Military personnel embarking the operation.
“As I’m speaking with u , 30 cattles have been killed along the bank of Afram Plains river this morning my some Soldiers from Abetifi.They have been killing our cattles for sometime now.About 660 Cattles belonging to us have been killed by by Soldiers in a month.They take away the fatten cattles after killing them”he said.
Mr. Zeko denied the assertion that the killed Cattles belongs to some Fulani herdsmen.
“we are not Fulani Herdmen, we are fishermen, farmers, cattle rearers ”
Petition To Eastern Regional Minster
According to the Spokesman, the association has petitioned the Eastern Regional Minister, Mr.Eric Kwakye Darfour over the incident but the minister has not responded to their petition.
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