The Paramount Chief of Traditional Area, Togbe Tepreh Hodo IV, flew off the handle at a new occasion, got the mouthpiece from the emcee, censured a gathering of Borborbor artists who took part in twerking, and cautioned them not to "play out this sort of dance in our middle at any point in the future."
As indicated by thenewsroomonline.com, the sensational episode happened at a durbar of bosses during the Easter festivals at Anfoega Akukome on Saturday, April 16, 2022.
The news site reports that exercises arranged for the day were continuous easily until a borborbor bunch from one of the towns was called upon to engage the social affair.
While the artists were charmed in moving their abdomens and posteriors to the beat and great tunes, the Master of Ceremony (MC) out of nowhere and shockingly requested that they stop the presentation.
Notwithstanding, astounded by the emcee's sign to them, the decided artists disregarded the guidance and proceeded.
Obviously, their dress and dance moves were considered provocative by the conventional pioneers, consequently the guidance for them to end the exhibition.
Since the artists resisted the request, Tepreh Hodo IV himself stood up, broke the convention by getting the receiver from the emcee, and afterward requested the artists to leave the stage.
"There is something many refer to as convention yet I will break it. We don't acknowledge this sort of dance here. Try not to come and play out this sort of dance in our middle at any point down the road," he said in the neighborhood tongue, as cited by thenewsroomonline.com.
Strangely, his intercession drew clearly acclaim from the get-together.
A few neighborhood individuals who endorsed the main's choice communicated hesitations about how a few youngsters have tried to change the substance of 'borborbor' with what the indigenes allude to as improper moving styles.
Borborbor is the customary dance of Ewes in the center belt of the Volta Region. It has been in presence for quite a long time and frequently accompanies awesome movement that draws in many individuals. It is performed at public social affairs by all kinds of people, with the last option taking cadenced actions, including the shaking of their rears overwhelmingly.
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