His Majesty, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, has expressed concerns about national security issues in Ghana calling for support from the United States in terms of training for security personnel. He stated that peace is an important topic for advancement and even though chiefs hold non-political positions they play a role in contributing to a peaceful setting.
His Royal Majesty Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, Asantehene, has received an invitation from His Majesty King Charles III of England to attend the events marking the State Funeral of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. According to the invitation, the late Queen Elizabeth II's funeral will take place on Monday, 19th September, 2022.
The recent circulating news that has undoubtedly raised massive concerns online aside from causing a massive stir, debates, and arguments amongst Ghanaians was when Otumfuo Osei Tutu finally responded to his invitation to mourn with the royal family over the unexpected demise of the late Queen Elizabeth II.
The Holy Trinity Anglican Church held a commemorative service for the late Queen Elizabeth II in Accra today, 16th September 2022. Following that, a lot of dignitaries made it to the place. The event was organised by the British High Commissioner. The Vice President of Ghana, Dr Mahamadu Bawumia was present at the occasion and gave a speech.
The Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, has questioned the security authorities' failure to combat illegal mining (galamsey) in Ghana. According to him, despite the government's numerous efforts and vows to eradicate the disease, galamsey is on the rise. On Friday, September 30, 2022, he made the statements while the US Ambassador to Ghana, Virginia E. Palmer, paid him a courtesy call at the Manhyia Palace in Kumasi.
US Ambassador tells Otumfuo II Ghana is unable to fight galamsey because of the powerful force backing
The US (US) Ambassador to Ghana, Virginia Palmer, has encouraged the public authority of Ghana to invest more energy in the battle against the threat of unlawful limited scope mining ('galamsey') in the country. As per her, Ghana was not taking any huge steps in that frame of mind against the danger on the grounds that only the illegal miners ('galamseyers') are captured while the strong powers behind them are not arrested.
The Asantehene Otumfuo Osei Tutu II warmly received the seven (7) year old Ghanaian writer, Rachel Yram at the Manhyia Palace during the 5th Awukudae of the year 2022 when the King sat in state. The little girl presented His Royal Majesty, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, a copy of her book which has a picture of the King embossed on one of the opening pages.
The Head of Staff of Manhyia Castle has kept in touch with the English High Magistrate to sympathize with the Assembled Realm on the death of its longest-supreme ruler, Sovereign Elizabeth II. The 96-year-old ruler passed to time everlasting at Balmoral Palace in Aberdeenshire, Scotland on Thursday, September 8.
Before President Akufo Addo's term ends in 2024, the Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, says he wishes to see more asphaltic roads built in the Ashanti Region. The renowned King urged the current New Patriotic Party (NPP) administration to see to it that all current road improvements in the area are finished by 2024.
Diaspora and International Relations Manager of Asante Kotoko, Akosua Dentaa Amoateng has reacted to the Porcupines new kits for the upcoming season. The award winning Tv presenter disclosed the secret behind the image of Otumfour Osei Tutu seen in their new kits designed by Errea. According to the British-Ghanaian entrepreneur, the 2022/23 jersey for the Porcupine Warriors is designed to promote the culture of the Ashanti Kingdom as well as Ghana.
The renowned US-based Ghanaian has recently done the unexpected after he boldly descended on the traders at Kejetia in the ruling NPP’s stronghold over meters. Speaking on the most anticipated “Loud Silence Media” show, Kelvin Taylor made it clear that, the traders at Kejetia who strongly claimed the Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II built the marketplace for them with the intervention of the incumbent President, Nana Akufo Addo and not John Mahama’s initiative should go and plead with Otumfuo to get them meters in other to put a stop to the high electricity bills amongst others.
Otumfuo Osei Tutu II is one of the prominent Kings in Ghana. His Palace is based in the Ashanti Region of Ghana popularly known as Manhyia. Following the demise of the Queen of England, it was noted that attending the funeral will be strictly based on invitation.
After Otumfuo's image on the new kotoko jersey controversy, The club,Kumasi Asante Kotoko has been ordered by the Palace of the King of the Ashanti Kingdom to remove the said image from their jerseys. Asante Kotoko unveiled the new jersey weeks ago with the intention of celebrating the King who has been a pillar of peace.
Asantehene can not go to Queen Elizabeth's memorial service regardless of invitation - Manhyia The leader of the Asante Realm, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, won't be available at the impending memorial service for Queen Elizabeth II. The Late Queen Elizabeth and Asantehene Osei Tutu II This has been affirmed through an authority correspondence shared by the Manhyia Royal residence.
The Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, has been formally welcomed to go to the memorial service of Queen Elizabeth II, the longest-serving English ruler. By the greeting, Otumfuo will go to the Sovereign's Lying-In-Express, the Ruler's Gathering, State Burial service Administrations, and the Unfamiliar Secretary's Gathering.
A man whose identity was not revealed to the general public drops a serious and unbelievable allegation about the Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II. According to the man, Otumfuo Nana Osei Tutu II rears cattle in the Ashanti Region of Ghana through the appointment of some herdsmen to take good care of them for him.
Ghanaians Express Concerns After Manhyia Ordered Shutdown Of Popular Radio Station In NPP Stronghold
The recent circulating news that has caused massive reactions across all social media platforms was when Manhyia unexpectedly ordered the immediate shutdown of another popular radio station in the NPP stronghold. Not long ago, Odike who was recently attacked by unknown assailants took the privilege to share his immense opinions and concerns over some illegal mining activities within the vicinity of Manhyia palace on Oyerepa Fm as the unexpected has finally happened.
Other Kings Are Begging For Invite But Otumfuo Has Declined The Invite To Attend The Queen's Funeral
His Royal Majesty Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, Asantehene, will not be able to attend the events marking the State Funeral of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. The funeral is scheduled tomorrow, Monday, 19th September, 2022. According to Opemsuo FM, Otumfuo has humbly declined the invite.
King Charles III of Great Britain has extended an official invitation to the Asantehene to attend the state burial of Queen Elizabeth II. Otumfuo Osei Tutu II was invited to the lying-in-state of the late queen as well as the king's reception, state funeral service, and the foreign secretary's reception, according to the invitation that was delivered by the Protocol Directorate of the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office of the British government on behalf of the king.
Owner of Kumasi Based King Faisal football club, Alhaji Gruzah has criticized Kotoko after their new jersey revealed a new detail. The new jersey unveiled by Asante Kotoko entails an image of His Majesty, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II on the lower right side of the front of the jersey.