Akyem Abuakwa enstool new Abontindomhene

Tuesday 16th July, 2019
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By Edmund Quaynor/ Janet Owusuwaa Ansah, GNA

Kyebi (E/R), July 16, GNA - Nana Marfo Ofori Atta, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Able Import and Export Company Limited, has been enstooled as the new Abontindomhene of Akyem Abuakwa.

He was enstooled under the stool name of Osabarimah Marfo Kwabrani.

Osabarimah Kwabrani, who is also the Kyebihene, inherits the late Abontindomhene, Osabarima Boakye Kyeretwie, who died last year.

After the ceremony Osabarima Kwabrani was carried through the principal streets of Kyebi and later swore an oath of allegiance to Okyenhene, Osagyefuo Amotia Ofori Panin at the Ofori Paninfie at Kyebi.

Later in an interview with the media personnel, Osabarima Kwabrani said his focus would be on inculcating the sense of discipline among the youth of Kyebi.

He also pledged to initiate programmes to help improve the lot of the youth in his area help make them a strong economic force.

As part of the activities for the day, Nana Adwoa Saa Beni Beyeman was also outdoored as the new Dwantoahemaa of Akyem Abuakwa and also swore an oath of allegiance to Okyenhene.

Nana Fredua Agyemang Okumi, former Okyenhene Asumkahene who has been elevated to Kyidom Panin also swore an oath of allegiance to the Okyenhene.

In response to the oath of the two chiefs and the Queen mother, Osagyefuo Amotia Ofori Panin swore to protect the chiefs and the Queen Mother.

GNA