Osagyefo @ 20 To Be Launched On October 4
The Okyehene, Osagyefo Amoatia Ofori Panin has
announced that activities for his 20th Anniversary celebration of his ascension
to the Ofori Panin Stool of Okyeman will be launched on the 4th of October,
2019. He stated the date for the launch is carefully selected to coincide with
the same date (October 4, 1999) that he was enstooled some 20 years ago. Osagyefo
made this known whiles addressing the 3rd
quarter meeting of the 20th session of the Akyem Abuakwa State Council at the
Ofori Panin Fie, Kyebi last Friday.
Giving highlights of the activities for the 20th Anniversary, he announced that some 10 basic schools would build in 10 communities in Akyem Abuakwa to commemorate his 20 years reign. He also touched on the impending royal tour which is expected to begin from September 9 – 26, 2019 where he will interact with his people, undertake some tree planting exercise and inspect some projects initiated by his chiefs.
A caravan of 52 medical practitioners are also expected to join the Okyehene in some five selected communities namely Asamankese, Achiase, Begoro, Asuom and Apapam to provide free health screening on common ailments such as hypertension, diabetes and malaria. The tour begins on the 9th of September from Adoagyiri near Nsawam (Adoagyiri is the entry point to Akyem Abuakwa from Accra) to the day’s destination Asamankese.