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Press Release: Otumfour Will Not Be Attending The State Funeral Of Queen Elizabeth II

The Manhyia palace have released statement stating that His Majesty Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, Asantehene, will not be able to attend the events marking the State Funeral of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.

In an official communication to His Majesty's Household and the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office dated September 15, 2022 on the subject RE: 211/2022 and sighted by Opemsuo 104.7 FM, His Majesty Otumfuo Asantehene can not attend the events marking the State Funeral.

While the reason for declining the invitation by the Queen's Land, it will be recalled that the Asante himself did not sign the book of condolences either.

On behalf of His Majesty Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, Asantehene and the Asante Kingdom, Daasebre Osei Bonsu II, Asante Mamponghene accompanied by Nana Agyakoma Difie II, Asante Mamponghemaa signed the Book of Condolence at the British High Commission, Accra.

In concert with the rest of Ghana and the millions across the Commonwealth of nations, the Asante Kingdom mourned with the Royal family over the loss of an impregnable fortress.

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Asante Asantehene Commonwealth and Development Office Manhyia Otumfour

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