A grand durbar will take place in Yendi today to outdoor the new Overlord of Dagbon Traditional area, Ya-Naa Abubakari Mahama ll.
The event is expected to attract thousands of persons including President Akufo Addo, traditional rulers, religious groups, civil society organizations, representatives of political and social groups.
There is heavy security involving the military and the police to ensure a peaceful ceremony.
This follows the successful completion of the traditional processes after his selection on Friday, January 18, 2019 by the kingmakers.
A protracted chieftaincy dispute has left the skin vacant since 2002.
Yo-Naa Abubakari Mahama ll then the Savelugu Naa was among four persons whose names came up as possible successors of the late Ya-Naa whose funerals have all be performed.
His nomination is in line with the customs and traditions in respect of succession to the Kingship of Dagbon.