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To Be Called Yaa Asantewaa Is Humbling – Yvonne Nelson

To Be Called Yaa Asantewaa Is Humbling – Yvonne Nelson

Yaa Asantewaa, in 1900, led the Ashanti rebellion known as the War of the Golden Stool (also known as the Yaa Asantewaa war) against British colonial rule. That bold act is stuck in Ghanaian history and the queen mother of Ejisu in the then Ashanti Empire is celebrated for her act of bravery and nationalism. Actress Yvonne Nelson has also […]