Asantehene delivers keynote address at St Andrew’s Africa Summit


By: Franklin ASARE-DONKOH His Royal Majesty Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, the overlord of the Asante Kingdom, delivered a keynote address on the topic ‘Traditional Leadership in a Modern Society’ at the St Andrews Africa Summit (SAASUM). St. Andrew’s University in Scotland hosted the summit, which took place in the United Kingdom. The event took place […]

Be the voice for Africans in Colombia – Asantehene tells Colombian Vice President

By Nicholas Osei-Wusu The Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu, has urged Madam Francia Elena Marquez Mina to leverage her status as the first Vice President of Columbia with African descent to advance the interests of Africa, particularly Ghana, in her home country, particularly through the creation of more partnerships for the mutual interest of the two […]

Asantehene plants ‘Achee Apple’ as part of Greening Ghana Day


By Nicholas Osei-Wusu The Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu, has joined many other dignitaries from the Ashanti region and beyond to participate in this year’s ‘Greening Ghana’ programme aimed at protecting the country against environmental degradation and the harsh effects of the changing weather. He was joined by the Deputy Minister of Lands and Natural Resources […]

Asantehene destools Chief of famous Asante town of Antoa

The chief of the famous Asante town of Antoa, Nana Kwame Owusu Agyeman has been destooled. The Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu in a ruling destooled the Antoa chief following a number of alleged offences. The ruling was delivered by Otumfuo himself who is the President of the Kumasi Traditional Council on his first sitting yesterday, […]

Asante King asks British Museum to return gold to Ghana

Asante King asks British Museum to return gold to Ghana

The ruler of Ghana’s Asante people has asked the British Museum to return gold items in its collection to his country. The Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, recently met the museum’s director Dr Hartwig Fischer for discussions. The museum’s collection includes works taken from the Asante palace in Kumasi during the war with the British […]

King Charles welcomes Asantehene to Buckingham Palace ahead of coronation

King Charles III has welcomed the Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II and his wife, Lady Julia, to the Buckingham Palace ahead of the King’s Coronation on Saturday, May 6, 2023. The Asantehene and his wife are in London at the invitation of the Royal family, joining monarchs and leaders from across the globe. King Charles […]

Assemblies of God leadership pay courtesy call on Asantehene

Assemblies of God

A 14-member delegation of the Executive Presbytery of Assemblies of God Ghana, led by the General Superintendent, Rev. Dr. Stephen Wengam has paid a courtesy call on the Asantehene, Otumfuor Osei Tutu II, to introduce the new leadership team of the Church to him. Adressing the meeting, Rev. Wengam commended the Asantehene for his unequaled […]

Asantehene, Ga Mantse and Veep Bawumia grace Anlo Hogbetsotsoza


The Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, Ga Mantse and Vice President Bawumia arrive in the Volta region to mark the 60th anniversary of Hogbetsotso festival on the invite of the Awoamefia Togbi Sri III. Asantehene and his entourage joined the chiefs and people of the 36 states of Anlo on Saturday, November 5 to celebrate […]

Otumfuo moves to help resolve Bawku conflict


The Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, says he has initiated steps to help resolve the prolonged conflict in Bawku in the Upper East Region. The Asantehene says Bawku, as a border town, could become an entry point for extremists from Burkina Faso, which has become unstable in recent times. Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, who spoke […]