December 6, 2016

Asanteman Assoc. of Chicago adopts KATH Maternity Ward!

Graphic Online - The Asanteman Association of Chicago and Midwest in the USA, an association of people of Asante origin living in the USA, has adopted the A2 Ward of the Maternity Block of the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) in Kumasi. The ward, which was constructed over 60 years ago and had hitherto not seen any major renovation, has … [Read more...]

Ivoire Adeba” PAQUINOU 2016 “

The Christian Journal, Manhattan, New York  – Every year, with the approach of Easter in Côte d’Ivoire, the people of Baoulé choose this time to celebrate Easter , commonly called ” Paquinou “. This time of year is a great moment of reunion of the people of Baoulé . Baoulé is an Akan tribe and one of the largest groups in Côte d’Ivoire. The … [Read more...]

Historical Meeting Between The Kingdom Of Ashanti And The Accompong Maroons In Jamaica

By Accompong Maroons - Colonel Ferron Williams returned back to the island this weekend with a delegation of Accompong Maroons whom he had led to the Kingdom of Ashanti, Ghana, for a historical meeting with the Asantehene. Maroon delegation from left to right: Timothy McPherson, Toni-Ann Williams, Cassandra Wall, Col. Ferron Williams, Opal … [Read more...]

Enstoolment of Asante Chiefs, Queenmothers in the Netherlands

Peacefmonline - Culture is dynamic and the Netherlands are privileged to have had firsthand experience of the Ghanaian culture when a group of queenmothers were outdoored. The Asantefuohemaa, Nana Ama Serwaa Nyarko ?, queenmother of Asantes in the Netherlands, in her traditional role as queenmother has nominated and enstooled Chiefs and … [Read more...]