Former President John Mahama has wished the Asantehene Otumfuo Osei Tutu II a happy birthday in a special way as he celebrates his 70th birthday.
He has extolled the sterling leadership of the Asante monarch, saying he has “gone beyond being a symbol of tradition”.
“As I have had the opportunity to indicate in the past, your achievements are nothing short of inspirational,” Mr Mahama said.
Read the full message below:
Happy 70th Birthday Asantehene Otumfuo Osei Tutu II.
Coming shortly after the 21st anniversary of your ascension to the Golden Stool of Asanteman, my wife Lordina and I join the millions of Ghanaians and well-wishers from around the world to wish you good health, strength, and God’s continuous blessings.
As I have had the opportunity to indicate in the past, your achievements are nothing short of inspirational.
Your sterling leadership has been above reproach and you have gone beyond being a symbol of tradition.
Happy birthday and may you live long, Your Royal Majesty.