Manhyia meets Journalists today over Asantehemaa’s final funeral rites

The Planning Committee for the final funeral rites of the late Asantehemaa Nana Afia Kobi Ampem will be engaging Journalists today (Tuesday) at the Regional House of Chiefs’ Hall in Kumasi.

The Planning Committee is expected to brief journalists on arrangements for the late Queen mother who was the mother of the Asantehene Otumfuo Osei Tutu II.

The late 13th queen mother of the Asante kingdom died last year.

The burial rites were performed on January 19, 2017.

Major activities in the Kumasi metropolis have been put on hold due to the upcoming final funeral rites.

The funeral rites are expected to kick off first week in December, 2017.

By: Ghana/