The Ashanti Regional Coordinating Council (ARCC), has announced the closure of some major routes in Kumasi to the general public to welcome His Majesty Otunfuo Osei TuTU II, Asantehene from the United Kingdom after participating in the coronation of His Majesty King Charles III.
A statement dated 12th May,2023 signed by Hon Simon Osei-Mensah,the Ashanti Regional Minister was entitled”ROAD CLOSURE TO WELCOME HIS MAJESTY OTUNFUO OSEI TUTU II, THE ASANTEHENE FROM THE UNITED KINGDOM”.
The statement reads “The general public is hereby informed that His Majesty Otunfuo Osei Tutu II,the Asantehene,will arrive in Kumasi today,13th May,2023 at the Kumasi Airport after participating in the coronation of His Majesty King Charles III.
His Majesty Otunfuo Osei Tutu II will parade some principal streets of Kumasi on his arrival through the following routes; Airport -Airport roundabout-Suame roundabout-Abrepo Junction-Bantama-KATH roundabout-Kejetia(where the statue of Asantehene is situated)-Dr.Mendsh-Apagyafie-Menhyia.
In this regard,the above routes , which will be used by Otunfuo Osei Tutu,the Asantenhene,will be closed to the public from 3:00pm to 6:00pm today.
Respectively,I wish to appeal to pedestrians and motorists to bear with inconvenience the closure of the routes will cause ,as the region welcomes home,His Majesty Otunfuo Osei Tutu II from United Kingdom.
Let us co-cperate to give Otunfuo a dignified welcome.Thanks”. Source: Isaac Amoah/TNTNEWSPAPERGH.COM