Nana Boakye Ansah Debra, Asokore Mampong hene, has reiterated the need for Ashantis in the diaspora to continue to cherish their rich exceptional culture that is extremely distinguished in the world.
According to the Nifahene of Otumfuo, it is extremely important for the Ashantis to always come together to project the focal status of the Ashanti kingdom to build on what the great heroes of Asanteman who laid their lives left behind.
The gleaming culture of Ashantis is nothing short of the best with impeccable history, making its sons and daughters distinguished amongst their peers.
In a short yet beautiful ceremony at Manhyia Palace during Asanteman Europe Association’s presentation to the King of Asante and the occupant of the Golden stool, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, Nana Nana Boakye Ansah Debra used the opportunity to applaud Asanteman Europe for complementing the effort of Asantehene in his ferocious fight against COVID-19.
“It is always heartwarming to see our people in this kind gesture situation. It makes Asantehene proud. And, it tells us that, the toil of our grandfathers has not gone waste.”
“Continue to be proud of where you come from, and everything about Asanteman.”
He, additionally, coerced them to imbibe the Ashanti tradition in the next generation and maintain viable unity.
“We have heard a lot of in-fighting amongst you which is not good, but since you’ve been able to come together to give back to Asantehene, you should all safeguard the harmonious atmosphere we are seeing now.”
“ You should also try to imbibe our culture in the young ones to be able to appreciate our amazing culture and traditions.”
The group, on Wednesday, at Manhyia Palace donated the following items to help the ferocious fight against the novel COVID-19 pandemic, PPEs– N95 nose masks, surgical face masks, protective gowns, face shields, examination gloves, and Asanteman Europe customized water (200 Boxes or 4800 bottles) to front line workers
Others included ten modern beds with accessories and Phototherapy machine.
The non-profit organization comprises Ashantis in the European countries seeking for greener pastures.
Source: Opemsuo.com / Sasu Danquah.