Ollenu Committee Report Released
The government of General I. K. Achempong, National Redemption Council, released the report of the Ollenu Committee of Inquiry. The committee found the selection and enskinment of Ya Naa Mahamadu was contrary to the custom of Dagbon.
The Ollenu committee report pave the way for the deskinment of Ya Naa Mahamadu, an act never before witnessed in the history of Dagbon, except by defeat at war.
Youth Clash inTamale
A junior secondary school graduate, Mr. Gazali Fuseini, was shot dead when members of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) and National Democratic Congress (NDC) clashed in Tamale.
Several houses have been burnt down in the Tamale municipality. Also two soldiers have been reported killed in the clashes.