Asanteman Europe Association, a non-profit organization comprising Ashantis in the European countries has donated set of Personal Protective Equipment to Manhyia Palace COVID-19 Humanitarian Relief Project on Wednesday, August 5, 2020, at Manhyia.
The group whose aim is to complement the outstanding work of Asantehene, His Majesty Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, in the battle to mitigate the adverse effect of the novel COVID-19 has resolved to give back to Asanteman after their fundraising ceremony.
The world has been in serious trouble following the outbreak of the Coronavirus disease, and Ghana is not an exception.
The overlord of Asante Kingdom, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, through Manhyia Palace COVID-19 Humanitarian Relief Project has relieved the lives of many people in this momentary suffering as part of his social responsibility.
The Asantehene has donated items like rice, cooking oil, Sanitizers, nose masks, and other PPEs to various groups and individuals in the Ashanti Region.
Items donated today included PPEs– N95 nose masks, surgical face masks, protective gowns, face shields, examination gloves, Asanteman Europe customised water ( 200 Boxes or 4800 bottles) to front line workers.
The group also gave out ten (10) modern beds with accessories and Phototherapy machines to Manhyia Government Hospital.
Asanteman Europe in subsequent days will distribute dry foods to the aged and needy in selected towns in Ashanti region.
Speaking at a short yet colorful ceremony at Manhyia Palace, leader of Delegation, Nana Agyapong Ntra Badu, Asantefuo Hene in Austria, promised to rally behind Asantehene with their unflinching support.
“We have taken notice of the conspicuous heartwarming work of Asantehene, so we decided to compliment his effort through our little support.”
“Our highly revered King will always have our support through tick and thin,” he promised.
Asokore Manpong Hene used the occasion to counsel the members of the Association to continue to have Asanteman at heart.
Asanteman Europe comprises 14 different Association in 10 Countries; Asanteman Royals in Düsseldorf, Asanteman Switzerland, Asanteman kuo Sweden, Asanteman Finland, Asanteman Antwerp Belgium, Asanteman Association of Belgium (Brussel), Asanteman Traditional Council-Holland, Asanteman Italy, Asanteman UK, Asanteman Denmark, Asanteman kuro ye Belin, Asanteman Hamburg(Germany), Asanteman Union Düsseldorf, and Asanteman Austria.
Source: Opemsuo.com / Sasu Danquah.