The Asantehene is the Asante people's and the Asante Kingdom's sole ruler.The royal house of Asante can be traced back to the Oyoko people.The king of the Ashanti kingdom is highly respected and valued by the people of the Akan tribe.
The owner of Kumasi Asante Kotoko, Otumfuor Osei Tutu has released an amount of seven hundred and one thousand Ghana Cedis (Ghc 7.1b) to the players of Kumasi Asante Kotoko as their signing on fees.It would be recalled that the players of Kotoko were invited by Otumfour to his palace few weeks ago.
The Pra River is the easternmost and largest of Ghana's three major rivers.The Pra acted as a frontier between the Ashanti Confederacy and the Gold Coast in the nineteenth century.
One major problem the people within the forest zones face is illegal felling down of trees by these timber merchants.
History: Golden Mask Of Ntim Gyakari On Dwaben Sword Indicating Where He Was Injured, Feyiase Battle
Ntim Gyakari the gallant king was the last fully independent power ruler of Denkyira, a kingdom within the central part of the modern nation of Ghana.Regarded in Denkyira history as having been a leader of poor judgment, capricious and full of overconfidence.
Okomfo Anokye (active late 17th century) was an Ashanti fetish priest, statesman, and lawgiver.A cofounder of the Ashanti Kingdom in West Africa , he helped establish its constitution, laws, and customs.
History of The Ashanti Empire Under Chief Oti Akenten (r. ca.1630–60), a series of successful military operations against neighboring Akan states brought a larger surrounding territory into alliance with Ashanti.
Who is Okomfo Anokye?Okomfo Anokye (dynamic late seventeenth century) was an Ashanti fixation minister, legislator, and lawgiver.A fellow benefactor of the Ashanti Kingdom in West Africa, he set up its constitution, laws, and customs.
Okomfo Anokye (active late 17th century) have become an Ashanti fetish priest, statesman, and lawgiver.A cofounder of the Ashanti Kingdom in West Africa, he helped installation its constitution, laws, and customs.
The first tribe in Ghana to defeat the British in a war before any other tribe, this is how they won
Every tribe in Ghana has is historical backgrounds and stories preserved for several centuries to inform and educate their younger offsprings who in turn will inculcate and spread it the following generations to be born.
Our next entry in the African Resistance Movements series is the Anglo-Ashanti Wars Of Resistance to British occupation.Prior to the arrival of the British on the Gold Coast, the Ashanti Empire was already an established power on the African Continent.
Custom has it that this stool, covered with unadulterated gold, skimmed out of the sky and arrived on the lap of the primary Asantehene (Asante ruler), Osei-tutu.He brought together individuals in the seventeenth centrury.
Meet Kelvyn Boy's Cute And Adorable Daughters Kelvyn Brown, better known by his stage name Kelvyn Boy is a Ghanaian Afrobeat singer from Assin Fosu, Central region of Ghana.
Volta Region is one of Ghana's sixteen administrative regions with Ho designated as its capital.Divided into 25 administrative districts, the region is multi-ethnic and multilingual, including groups such as the Ewe, Guan, and the Akan peoples.
Checkout These Lovely Pictures Of The Daughter Of Osei Tutu II Osei Tutu I born with the name Nana Barima Kwaku Duah; 6 May 1950 is the 16th Asantehene, enstooled on 26 April 1999.
1.H.E Nana Addo Dankwa Akuffo Addo Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo is a Ghanaian politician who is the current president of the Republic of Ghana. He is currently serving his second term as the chairman of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS). 2.Otumfour Osei Tutu Osei Tutu is the 16th Asantehene.He is also the Chancellor of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST). He is the Grand Patron of the Grand Lodge of Ghana and the Sword Bearer of the United Grand Lodge of England.
History of Kente The method of producing kente, called strip weaving, has existed in West Africa since the 11th century.
Okomfo Anokye was an Ashanti fetish priest, statesman, and lawgiver who lived in the late 17th century.He helped create the Ashanti Kingdom's constitution, rules, and customs as a cofounder in West Africa.
The method of producing kente, called strip weaving, has existed in West Africa since the 11th century.
Our founder,Sian,recently travelled to Ghana in West Africa.During her time,there she visited several talented artisans including the kente weavers in the Ashanti Region.