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December 4, 2017 11:19 AM Students angry over schools’ closure for Asantehemaa’s funeral rites

Some students in the Kumasi Metropolis are displeased with the suspension of classes today [Monday], in line with activities put in place by the Manhyia Palace for the observation of the final funeral rites of the late Asante Queen Mother, Afia Kobe Ampem II. Students reported to school this morning only to be told there will be no teaching and learning 202

December 3, 2017 5:06 PM Kumasi schools to close down over late Asantemaa’s funeral rites

Schools in the Kumasi Metropolis and the Asokore Mampong Municipality in the Ashanti Region will be closed on Monday, December 4, 2017 to pave way for the commemoration of the final funeral rites of the late Asantemaa in the region. This was announced by the Ashanti Regional Directorate of the Ghana Education Service (GES) in a statement. In the statement 113

October 30, 2017 11:57 AM Final Whistle: Kotoko’s overflowing cup, Takam mortalises Joshua, NBA giants stutter

Pardon me for being that bird that insists on pooping on what should be one party for the ages, after all arch-rivals Hearts of Oak have been comfortably humbled 3-1 in the MTN Fa Cup final while Sadick Adams put on a masterclass for the history books. Success has the power to paper over deep cracks and Asante Kotoko as a franchise do not need reminding 184

October 20, 2017 8:30 AM Kumasi gives stirring welcome to their King

The Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II received a rousing welcome when he arrived at the Kumasi Airport on Thursday, after a trip to Brazil. Many people, including chiefs, were at the airport to welcome the King who has been in the news since last week. Other people who could not be at the airport lined up on the streets and waved at him when he drove 241

October 20, 2017 8:30 AM Otumfuo Receives Rousing Welcome As He Arrives Home From Brazil (PHOTOS)

The Kumasi International Airport went agog as scores of residents in the Kumasi Metropolis yesterday lined up on the streets to wave at the Asantehene Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, when he touched down at the Kumasi International Airport from Brazil. Showing solidarity to the king, various groups in the Asante Kingdom such as the Ashanti Youth Association, Kumasi 85

October 20, 2017 5:49 AM Otumfuo given hero’s welcome after money laundering allegations

Business activities came to a halt as scores of residents in the Kumasi Metropolis lined up on the streets to wave at the Asantehene Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, when he touched down at the Kumasi Airport on Thursday. The Asantehene was taken through some principal streets of the metropolis before finally taken to the Manhyia Palace. Otumfuo’s Mawerehene, Baffour 154

October 20, 2017 5:49 AM PHOTOS: Otumfuo mobbed on arrival

The Asantehene Otumfuo Osei Tutu II was given a rousing welcome by a massive crowd at the Kumasi Airport upon his return from Brazil after days of dominating media headlines over a whopping cash transaction in the UK. An official of the Ghana International Bank in the UK Mark Arthur has been dismissed after the traditional ruler of the Kingdom of Ashanti 118

October 18, 2017 4:35 PM "You Can’t Insult Or Debase The Queen At Buckingham Palace . . . We Should Respect The Asantehene"

Central Regional Chairman of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Bernard Allotey Jacobs has admonished Ghanaians to respect the King of the Ashanti Kingdom. Speaking to host Kwami Sefa Kayi on Peace FM's "Kokrokoo", Allotey Jacobs expressed disgust over the conduct of some Ghanaians towards the Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II. He was speaking in relation 32

October 18, 2017 2:40 PM Manhyia police 'waiting for culprits to report themselves' after Daily Guide attack

The Manhyia Divisional Police Command has extended an open invitation to leaders of the Kumasi Youth Association who locked down the Kumasi offices of the Daily Guide newspaper. ACP Kwaku Buah, speaking to Joy News, said they are not aware of the existence of any group by such a name. He said they got to know of the group after the protestors left posters 44

October 18, 2017 10:04 AM Kumasi attack “disturbing” – Daily Guide editor

The Chief Editor of the Daily Guide newspaper, Alhaji AR Gomda, has described as unfortunate and worrying the invasion of the paper’s Kumasi Office by members of the Kumasi Youth Association. The youth group attacked the media house over its report on the recent banking case in the UK which mentioned Otumfuo Osei Tutu – a report they believe tarnishes 35