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AGRICULTURE

The Fante Leader Who Offered Himself As Sacrifice To Save The Fantes

Egya Ahor was the chief priest of the Fantes state called "Akyen" and was also among of the eminent Fante leaders who led the Fantes in their migration from Techiman to their present settlement. He operated from the shrine called "Akyen" where people consulted the gods and oracle's and sought medical treatment for their ailments. Egya Ahor prepared many medicinal herbs and concoctions that protected the people from many diseases, evil spirits, calamities and infections. He also predicted times and seasons for

  1 year ago ago
The Fante Leader Who Offered Himself As Sacrifice To Save The Fantes

AGRICULTURE

The Fante Leader Who Offered Himself As A Sacrifice To Save The Fantes

Egya Ahor was the chief priest of the Fantes state called "Akyen" and was also among of the eminent Fante leaders who led the Fantes in their migration from Techiman to their present settlement. He operated from the shrine called "Akyen" where people consulted the gods and oracle's and sought medical treatment for their ailments. Egya Ahor prepared many medicinal herbs and concoctions that protected the people from many diseases, evil spirits, calamities and infections. He also predicted times and seasons for

  1 year ago ago
The Fante Leader Who Offered Himself As A Sacrifice To Save The Fantes

LIFESTYLE

Reason why Fantes cerebrate Akwanbo festival

Akwanbo is a festival cerebrated yearly by the Fantes in the Central Region of Ghana. The festival is welcomed by observing a month silence through out all Fante villages, towns and cities which partake in the festival. After observing the period of silence, dates are give out to various Fante villages, towns and cities to cerebrate the festival at weekly intervals.

  7 months ago ago
Reason why Fantes cerebrate Akwanbo festival

LIFESTYLE

Ancient Mfantse Hero;Egya Ahor

Egya Ahor About three decades after the Fantes had settled in Mankessim, adaptation to the coastal weather, and rapid population growth resulted in occasional outbreaks of diseases. One of such outbreaks was the one that happened in the era of a hero called Ahor. That particular epidemic was deadly. The epidemic broke out at the time when the tropical torrential rains had started. It was contagious, deadly, and unstoppable. The epidemic was so dangerous that just mentioning the name of it rocked fear into the

  1 year ago ago
Ancient Mfantse Hero;Egya Ahor