• Short Summary

    THE PEOPLE OF AWUTU TRADITIONAL AREA IN GHANA ARE HOLDING THEIR WEEK-LONG AWUBIA FESTIVAL, AND ON SUNDAY THEY HELD A DURBAR TO MARK THE OCCASION.

  • Description

    THE PEOPLE OF AWUTU TRADITIONAL AREA IN GHANA ARE HOLDING THEIR WEEK-LONG AWUBIA FESTIVAL, AND ON SUNDAY THEY HELD A DURBAR TO MARK THE OCCASION. THE CEREMONY STARTED WITH A PROCESSION FROM THE OUTSKIRTS OF AWUTU TO THE ROYAL MAUSOLEUM.

    THE ODEFEY OF AWUTU, NAI WYETEY NDAMKWEI, WAS CARRIED IN PALANQUIN IN THE PROCESSION TO THE ROYAL MAUSOLEUM.

    AT THE MAUSOLEUM, PRAYERS WERE SAID FOR A GOOD HARVEST IN THE COMING YEAR, AND THE TRADITIONAL FESTIVAL MEAL WAS SPRINKLED.

    THE ODEFEY CALLED ON HIS PEOPLE TO UNITE TO DEVELOP THE AREA.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAAR7J818ZSTD2F6SS4PZ5YAFI2
    Media URN:
    VLVAAR7J818ZSTD2F6SS4PZ5YAFI2
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/09/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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