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Asantehene Acquires Voter ID Card

The Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, on Monday registered at the Manhyia Palace registration centre to acquire his voter Identification Card (ID). Otumfuo Osei Tutu, together with his wife, Lady Julia went through the process and received their cards at exactly noon, Monday. He was accompanied by Member of Parliament …

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Rawlings commends Otumfuo for protecting Ashanti lands

Former President Jerry John Rawlings has commended the Overlord of Ashanti Kingdom, Asantehene Otumfuo Osei Tutu II for protecting lands in the Ashanti Region from ”thieves and crooks”. A recent viral video captured the Asantehene rebuking the Chief of Bantama over a wrongdoing on his part. In a statement issued by the …

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Otumfuo bereaved!

Oheneba Agyeman Atweneboanda, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II’s Hiahene ,has died. This is according to a statement released by the Manhyia Palace. Oheneba Atweneboanda was a distinguished international banker, diplomat, and sportsman who after retiring as the Executive Director of the African Development Bank was enstooled as the Hiahene, a title …

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Asantehene petitioned over new voter register

Policy think tank IMANI Africa and the Alliance for Social Equity and Public Accountability (ASEPA) have petitioned Asantehene Otumfuo Osei Tutu II and the Asanteman Traditional Council to intervene in the Electoral Commission’s (EC) decision to compile a new voter register. The groups say the EC’s decision to compile a …

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Nana, Mahama Wishes Otumfuo Well As He Clocks 70 Today

President Akufo-Addo and former President John Dramani Mahama have wished Asantehene Otumfuo Osei Tutu II well as he celebrates his 70th birthday today, Wednesday, 6 May 2020. In a Facebook post, Mr Mahama described the Asantehene’s achievement as “nothing short of inspirational.” “Your sterling leadership has been above reproach and …

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