The king of the Ashanti kingdom Otumfuo Osei Tutu II is celebrating his 67 birthday on May 6, 2017.
The royal birthday celebration which will take place at the Manhyia Palace coincides with his 18 year reign on the throne.
The revered king this morning opened an AstroTurf and gardening park named ‘King Solomon park’ inside the Manhyia Palace to be used for durbars.
He will also hold dinner in the evening where friends of Otumfuo and the golden stool such as business magnates Owner of Despite Group of Companies Osei Kwame Despite, owner of Angel Group of Companies Kwaku Oteng will pay homage to the Asantehene.
The President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and his Vice Alhaji Dr Mahamudu Bawumia politicians and chiefs are also expected to grace the occasion.
‘Akwasidae’ will take place on Sunday where the Omanhene and other chiefs of Asante descent will pay homage to the king.
Staff of EIB Network across the country wish the Asantehene long life and a happy birthday.
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