There is an interesting colonial and traditional link between the Asantes and the Island country of Seychelles. It spices up the cosmopolitan nature of the 115 Islands country. In 1900, the Asantehene at the time, Nana Sir Agyeman Prempeh I, also known as Kwaku Dua III, was captured and sent to the Seychelles Island by British Colonialist.
Exactly 89 years ago, On May 12, 1931 Asantehene Prempeh I(Kwaku Dua III) died in Kumasi, Gold Coast
Today in History, exactly 89 years ago, On May 12, 1931 Asantehene Otumfuo Nana Prempeh I (Kwaku Dua III) died in Kumasi, Gold Coast. Asantehene Otumfuo Nana Prempeh I Otumfuo Nana Prempeh I, born in 1870 was the 13th King ruler of the Asante state of the Asante Kingdom and the Asante Oyoko Abohyen Dynasty. He was born as Prince Kwaku Dua III of the Kingdom of Ashanti, and he took the name of Prempeh I upon ascension on the throne at the young age of 18. Reigned as Asantehene from March 1888 until his dea