The District Chief Executive (DCE) of Atwima Kwanwoma District Nana Okyere-Tawia Antwi has abandoned office following the clash between the residents, soldiers and police officers.

Residents of Foase on Thursday February 7, 2018 locked up the assembly building over relocation of District capital from Foase to Twedie.

Three persons were shot dead while others sustained injuries after the clash.

Calm has been restored to the community after a joint military and police team stormed the place to maintain law and order.

Kumasi based Abusua FM’s Osei kwadwo who is following the development reported that though the police are still in the community and calm has been restored, the DCE has abandoned his office.

A source in the district assembly revealed that the DCE Nana Okyere Tawiah Antwi has not been to his office after the clash.