Asantemankuo Sweden inaugurated in Stockholm
At long last, we have got our Queen and the Asantemankuo Sweden duly inaugurated after nearly two years of meticulous planning. On Friday, 27th. September, Mrs Josephine Antwi, the President of the newly formed Asantemankuo Sweden, was enstooled the Queen (mother) with the stool name of Nana Afia Achiaa Deiwaa I. Present at the enstoolment ceremony which took place at Regina's Restaurant were representatives of Otumfuo, the occupant of the Golden Stool, Nana Kwame Asante Bonsu, Fufuomuhene, Nana Nsuobeyebuoden Owusu Boadu Agyenim, Damponanohene, Nana Achia Sika, Kumasi Ahensan Nkosuohemaa, Nana Okatakyie Anin I, Sanaahene of Ati Akyem New Tafo, and Apaa Essilfie Kojo. Also present were Joe Frans, former member of Riksdag, (the Swedish Parliament), Mrs Priscilla Ankomah, Consular at the Ghana Embassy in Copenhagen, Denmark, Mr Anthony Opoku of TC Energy, Tema Ghana as well as the rank and file of Asantemankuo Sweden and officials of other fraternities. The official inauguration of Asantemankuo Sweden and the outdooring of the Queenmother took place the next day, 28th September. The ceremony was well attended with dignitaries and representatives from other local associations.
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Report: Francis Adomako Boamah Oct., 2019