When I indicated my intention to accept the invitation of the NCCE to deliver this year’s Annual Democracy Lecture, two cautions were raised by my advisers: First that some may find it incongruous for a monarch who does not derive his authority from the ballot box,
Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, Asantehene has decried the situation where more than 60 percent of Ghana’s forest cover had been lost in less than three decades with rivers drying gradually. He indicated that the country, as well as Kumasi Metropolis, could benefit from Canada’s expertise in environmental preservation.
It is with a deep sense of pride and honour that we welcome our distinguished and noble guest, HE David Johnston, his dear wife and entourage into our city. With this ceremony, we welcome the people of Canada into our home.
Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, Asantehene has called on the government to increase the funding of polytechnics so that they train middle level manpower to help in the country’s development. He noted that technical education will help the country’s middle level manpower to promote self employment after school. Otumfuo Osei Tutu was speaking to the Rector and Management of Kumasi Polytechnic who paid a court
Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, Asantehene has called on investors to stop making unfulfilled promises about investment in Ashanti and Ghana in general. Interacting with a group of investors from South Africa who paid a courtesy call on him at the Manhyia Palace,