The unknown assailants of Otumfuo’s Asamponhene, Nana Kwadwo Afoduo, after murdering him, left his land cruiser vehicle in a state that implied they wanted to burn his body in the vehicle and leave traces of fire.

Media reports indicated that the body of the 46-year-old chief would have been burnt beyond recognition as videos intercepted by revealed aspects of the car seat were partially burnt.

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It is believed that the late chief was murdered and his body deposited at the backseat of his Toyota Land Cruiser vehicle and abandoned at the outskirts of Ebuom, a village on the Ejura-Nkoranza highway.

Police in Kumasi are not ruling out contract killing and a search has been mounted to apprehend the perpetrators.

Above video is the current state of the car: