Otumfuo Supports Library Project
THE ASANTEHENE Otumfuo Osei Tutu II’s deep love for education has once again come to bare as he has released a parcel of land for the construction of a magnificent looking library project.
The parcel of land, located at Protia, in the Manhyia South Constituency, in the in the Ashanti region is expected to boost learning in the community.
This was disclosed by the Education Minister, Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh, affectionately called ‘Napo’, who is also the Member of Parliament (MP) for Manhyia South Constituency.
Addressing a gathering at the St. Anne’s Anglican Church in Kumasi, Napo stated that he as MP of Manhyia South Constituency, initiated the library project idea.
The Education Minister said getting land for the construction of the modern-looking library project at Protia became a bit of challenge and the Asantehene, who values education had intervened.
“I have good news for you, our overlord, the Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, has released a huge parcel of land for us to enable me build an ultra-modern library facility at Protia to boost education.
“On behalf of all the entire residents of Manhyia South Constituency, we are eternally grateful to Otumfuo for his continual support in the developmental processes of the constituency”, he stated.
Napo stressed that the construction of the library project would help boost learning at Protia, announcing that Dichemso and Abbey’s Park, also in the constituency, already have similar library facilities.