Northern Factors in Asante History

Emmanuel Akyeampong

Chief Fanyinama III, Head of the Wangara Community in Ghana

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Creator: Fanyinama III, Chief
Akyeampong, Emmanuel
Sey, Mark
Tandoh, Rebecca
Description: Chief Fanyinama III is the Head of all Wangaras in Ghana. Kintampo represents the Spiritual home of the Wangara in Ghana. Historically, the Wangara are among the earliest residents of Kintampo. Kintampo is claimed by the rival states of Mo and Nkoranza. In this context, the Fanyinama of Kintampo has traditionally exercised much influence in Kintampo.
Date: March 21, 2006
Date Range: 2000-2009
Location: Fanyima Line, Kintampo, Brong-Ahafo, Ghana
Format: Audio/mp3
Language: Twi
Rights Management: For educational use only.
Contributing Institution: Emmanuel Akyeampong; MATRIX: The Center for Humane Arts, Letters, and Social Sciences Online at Michigan State University
Digitizer: Emmanuel Akyeampong