The colourful enstoolment ceremony which was conducted by the Chiefs and people of Anum-
Asamankese Traditional Area was held today at the Anum Ahenfie at Asamankese in the Eastern Region.
Samuel Osei Agyei swore an oath of allegiance to the Mankrado of Anum-Asamankese, Baffour Kwame Amponsah III and to the Omanhene of Anum-Asamankese Traditional Area, Barima Essah Kwesi Mensah Bediako III who performed the installation ceremony.
Barimah Mensah Bediako III poured powder on him (Osei Agyei) to officially signify that he is now a Chief under the stool name Baffour Kwaku Agyei Kodie I.
The new Asomkahene, Baffour Kwaku Agyei Kodie I will serve as the 'ear' (Public Relations Officer) of the Chiefs and people of Anum Asamankese led by *Barima Esaah Kwasi Mensah Bediako III.
The new Asomkahene is currently being taken through traditional lessons for three days before his official outdoring and coronation where he will swear an oath of allegiance to Barima Essah Kwasi Mensah Bediako III on Sunday during the Akwasidae, which is a durbar of the Chiefs and people of Anum-Asamankese.
Samuel Osei Agyei is a Journalist by profession and he is currently serving as the Organising Secretary of the Parliamentary Press Corps.
The occasion was witnessed by all sub-chiefs of Anum-Asamankese, Queen Mothers, friends and well-wishers, members of the Parliamentary Press Corps, family members and Chiefs of the Asomkahene.
Story: Franklin ASARE-DONKOH
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