Otumfuo’s Hiahene DIES, Manhyia Palace Confirms

Otumfuo’s Hiahene DIES, Manhyia Palace Confirms

July 31, 2020 0 By Nana Kay

Per the document available, Our Portal can report that Manhyia has announced the death of Otumfuo’s Hiahene, Oheneba Agyeman Atweneboanda, a retired Executive Director of African Development Bank.

Oheneba Agyeman Atweneboanda death according to a statement from Mahyia was made known to Otumfour on Saturday July 25, 2020. Otumfuo’s Hiahene is said to have given up the ghost at age 87, however, the cause of his death is currently unknown.

A statement from Manhyia announcing the death said: “A distinguished international banker, diplomat, and sportsman, Oheneba Atweneboanda retired as an Executive Director of the African Development Bank before his enstoolment. He was an accomplished footballer in his youth, playing for many years for Asante Kotoko Sporting Club alongside his brother, the late Asebi Boakye.

Oheneba Atwenebroanda succeeded the late Oheneba Mensah Bonsu, the celebrated uncle of Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, Asantehene, in 1998.