Top 5 'scariest' photos from Asantehemaa's funeral



Culture is important in shaping the lives of a group of people–and therefore preserving the whole of it or at least some part is essential.

Though the Asante Kingdom does not really exist in its original state, the people have done well in preserving its rich Culture.

The funeral rites of the Queen Mother of the Asanti’s, Nana Afia Kobi Serwaa Ampem II is ongoing in Kumasi and so far we’ve seen some amazing, scary, interesting and unique photos–depicting the Culture of the people of Ashanti.

We’ve gathered 12 of the trending photos on social media for those who have not seen them yet–and interestingly, Nana Kwaku Bonsam represented, perhaps with his many “dwarves.”

Asantehemaa's funeral Photocredit: Bob Pixel

The ongoing funeral rites of the late

Asantehemaa, Nana Afia Kobi Serwaa Ampem II,

has so far been peaceful and has also thought

the new generation the rich Asante culture.

Nana Afia Kobi Serwaa Ampem II, who is the

mother of the Ashanti King, Otumfuo Osei Tutu

II, passed away at the age of 111.

Some celebrities, politicians and public figures

have made their presence known at the funeral

grounds but we have spotted some super scary

photos to share with you.

Take and deep breath and join us as we walk

you through the top 5 SCARIEST photos we saw

at the funeral grounds.

1. Can you play with a dagger in your mouth?2. Or dance like our modern day Komfo Anokye?3. How about spinning your war Batakari like

Kwaku Bonsam4.Keep staring at me. Nightmare awaits you!