Lady Julia Gives Gold Chain to Otumfuo

Lady Julia the wife of the Asantehene Otumfuo Osei Tutu II on Wednesday December 6, 2017 presented a rich gold chain to him following the final funeral rites of the late Asantehemaa Nana Afia Serwaa Ampem II.

The presentation of the rich gold called ‘awisiado’ was in line with the Asantes’ tradition showing the love and care she has for the husband who has lost his mother.

Clad in red and black clothe with black head scarf, accompanied by some royal women and men, she dutifully presented the gold chain to her husband beaming with smiles.

Lots of traditional activities have been taking place at the Manhyia Palace and Kumasi as a whole as part of the funeral rites of the late 13th queen mother of the Asante kingdom.

Yesterday was the Day 6 since the funeral activities started.

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The Asante king on Wednesday sat in state to distribute palm wine, received sympathizes and donations from the public.

Some politicians, technocrats, businessmen and women, market women, lawyers, traditional rulers from other jurisdiction have been trooping into the Manhyia Palace to pay homage to Otumfuo.

By: Ghana/