President of the Talensi Traditional Council and Paramount Chief of the Talensi Traditional Area in the Upper East Region, Tongraan Kugbilsong Nanlebegtang has sued some two persons and an institution for defamation.
There are indications that many more persons will also be sued and served with their suit summons.
This action may have become necessary after a grace period given by the Traditional Council and office the paramount chief for some persons who spoke ill about the paramount chief in the wake of agitations against him (the Chief) by some “concerned group”, had been ignored.
The paramount chief of Talensi Traditional Area, Tongraan Kugbilsong Nanlebegtang is a former Member of Parliament for Talensi Constituency and currently the Chairman of the Team Oil Refinery Board. He is still held high for his experience and knowledge in labour issues.
In recent times, there have been various attacks on the paramount chief and the Talensi Traditional Council by a group calling itself Concerned Citizens on various subject matters, including the mentioning of the name of the paramount chief in a leaked audio recording and others.
Some young royals linked to Talensi Royal Skin and the Talensi Traditional Council recently expressed their dissatisfaction with some of these comments against Tongraan Kugbilsong Nanlebegtang and the Talensi Traditional Council and both called on some persons to retract their comments, desist from some acts and apologize for their previous comments.
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