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See rare photo of Otumfuo Osei Tutu II and his father

On Sunday, June 16, 2024, International Father’s Day was celebrated worldwide. To commemorate this special day, a photo of the current Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, and his biological father, Ohenenana Kwame Boakye Dankwa, was shared on social media.

The rare image, observed by priningonline, features a young Otumfuo, then known as Nana Kwaku Duah, dressed in a shirt and tie, standing beside his elderly father. Both men are wearing broad smiles, highlighting their striking resemblance.

Ohenenana Kwame Boakye Dankwa was from the village of Kantinkyiren in the Atwima District of the Ashanti Region of Ghana. He succeeded his father, Nana Kwaku Duah Agari, as Brahyiahene. Additionally, he held the title of Brehyia Duke of Asante and passed away on January 1, 2002, in Kumasi.

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