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Nkyidwo Festival Nkyidwo Festival
Nkyidwo Festival

Nkyidwo Festival

Celebrated in the last Monday in November/1st Monday in December by the Essumeja, (Bekwai District). The performance of rituals and durbar of traditional leaders at a site. In the Asantemanso forest, known to be the ancestral origin of the Asantes.

The significance of this festival is to mark the emergence of the first seven Asante ancestors from a huge hole in the ground, marking the origin of the Ashanti’s.


Map only shows points of interest within a few kilometers of Nkyidwo Festival.
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