PHOTOS: Meet the new Asantehemaa

The Asantehene, Otumfou Osei Tutu II named a new Queen of the Asante Kingdom at the Manhyia Palace in Kumasi.

Her maiden name is Oheneba Abena Konadu.

She will succeed the 13th Queenmother of the Asante Kingdom, Nana Afia Serwah Kobi Ampem II who was recently laid to rest.

The new Queen, prior to the announcement of her name was said to be a leading the list of suitors of the stool.