- Yamoransa, Saltpond & Others To Celebrate ‘Odaambea’ festival in August, 2022 in a grand style.
The Acting President of the Nkusukum Traditional Council, Nana Beenyi III has announced that plans were far advance for the celebration of this year’s ‘Odaambea’ festival in August, 2022.
Nkusukem Traditional Area include the following towns; Nkusukum are Akyemfo (Saltpond), Yamoransa, Biriwa, Akatakyiwa, Asafora, Abeadze Dominase, Abeadze Kyeakor, Abonko, Nankesedu, Wuraba, Duadze, Abenum, Kuntu, Anokyi, Mpesedadze, Peyim, and some parts of Mankessim.
Their capital city is Yamoransa, thus the paramount chief of Nkusukum Traditional Area is the Chief of Yamoransa.
“I Nana Beenyi III is the legitimate Acting President of the Nkusukum Traditional Council with its traditional headquarters at Yamoransa in the Mfantseman Municipality of the Central Region.
He has therefore debunked rumours going round that the festival has been put on hold.
“I therefore wished to announce that this year’s ‘Odaambea’ festival which is the annual festival of the chiefs and people of the Nkusukum Traditional Area would be celebrated in grand style at Yamoransa.
“I therefore invite Nkusukum Citizens both home and aboard, cooperate bodies and the general public to come and celebrate this historic events with us,” he stated.
Nana Beenyi III said this at a stakeholders meeting held at Yamoransa last Thursday to amongst other social issues pertaining in all the 22 communities that form the Nkusukum Traditional Area.
In attendance; the Baamuhene of Nkusukum Amansu, Mankessim, Nana Obrempong Kwame Afona II and Adontenhemaa of Nkusukum Amouse, Ogyefo Adubea Ackom, Nana Beenyi III who is also the Obaatan of the Nkusukum Traditional Area amongst others.