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PHOTOS: Asantehemaa Laid in State in Kumasi

The body of the late Queenmother of the Ashanti Kingdom was laid in state starting January 16 till Thursday when she will be finally laid to rest.

Many other traditional leaders will troop in to pay their last respects to the Asantehmaa on Tuesday and Wednesday, with the President and other dignitaries attending the final funeral on Thursday.The Asantehemaa is the longest serving queenmother of the Ashanti Kingdom, who died last November at the age of 111.

According to Kwame Adinkra, the spokesperson of the Funeral Organizing committee who spoke to Accra FM, “The king of Swazliand is expected to be here, representatives from Dubai, Saudi Arabia, and Uganda are all expected to be here.”

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