There are lots of people around the world who are very familiar with the name Asantehene Osei Tutu II. He was born on the year of 6th May 1950. Osei Tutu II is the 17th cofounder of the Ashanti Empire and also the head chancellor of Kwame University of science and technology. He has succeeded in lots of things in his who life. You will know him through this article. He got enstoolment in the year of 1999 and till now he is present.
The early life of Asantehene Osei Tutu II
The real name Osei Tutu was Nana barima Kuwaku Duah. It was been even told that he got his name from his grandfather. Osei II was the third youngest son of his father. Before him, there were two daughters. From small only Osei was very much ambitious and even wanted to do something for his Ghanaian people.
When Osei was just 5 years only he moved into the royal family house with his uncle. In the year 1952 Osei’s uncle got the enstoolment. This enstoolment was just the beginning of his future. Osei Tutu’s father have other Offspring also which were being acquired by different wives. Not only this Osei Tutu had 6 children. Between the time of 1981 to 1985, Osei Tutu was hired as the senior consultant for Mutual of Omaha insurance company which was located in Canada.
What are the controversies of Asanthene Osei Tutu?
Firstly Asanthene Osei Tutu II never liked the government or the politician and how they used to work. So for this reason he used to comment on every negative point of the Politicians. At the time of stealing Ashanti Jewelry, Osei Tutu was attending a conference. In the year 2020, he was the first person who received the award of Pillar of Peace.
This award was given to him after seeing all the efforts he has taken to have peace in the community of the Kingdom of Dagbon. Which was destroyed for 2 decades. He has done the impossible thing which other Ghanaian politicians or government have ever done.
Osei Tutu II also believed in charity. His main motive was that every single person has the right to get an education. So for this in the year 2019, there was a charity foundation. This foundation mainly used to focus on the monarchy serving every people in the field of education and health.
This was not the end of his charity in the year 2019 he even established a fund named Otumfuo Educational Fund. For all those children who got affected by HIV/Aids at that children only the foundation used to give the fund.
Osei Tutu II was a great person who has done a lot of things for the Ghanaian people. So for this reason they used to trust Osei more compared to the other government.
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