A curfew has been imposed in Old Tafo in the Ashanti region after clashes between Muslim youth and traditional authorities over a piece of land.
A curfew runs from six pm to six am was imposed by the Regional Security Council and confirmed to Joy News by KMA boss Kojo Bonsu.
One person has been confirmed dead, several injured in violent clashes between Muslim youth and traditional authorities
A 30-year old man Suleman was shot by a security man and was rushed to Tafo government hospital. He was later transferred to KATH where he died.
Gun shots reverberated through the troubled streets of Old Tafo in the Ashanti Regional capital, Kumasi following the explosion in violence Wednesday afternoon.
Wielding machetes, clubs, knives and hammers, irate Muslim youth who claimed to be fighting a jihad violently and indiscriminately assaulted any one they could find on the streets.