September 22, 2020
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Otumfuo and wife Lady Julia register for new voters ID card

The Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, together with his wife, Lady Julia Osei Tutu, on Monday registered and obtained new voters identity cards in the ongoing mass voters registration exercise.

They registered at the polling station located in forecourt of the Manhyia Palace.

Led by his Chief of Staff, Mr Kofi Badu, Otumfuo was accompanied by the Ashanti Regional Minister, Mr Simon Osei Mensah, and the Minister of Education, Dr Matthew Opoku Prempeh.

Also present was the Chief Executive of the State Interests and Governance Authority (SIGA), Mr Stephen Asamoah-Boateng.

Registration

It took Otumfuo and the wife barely 15 minuets to go through the registration process, and were immediately issued with their voter identification cards.

As usual, Otumfuo and the wife were assisted to undertake the COVID-19 protocol of washing of hands with soap under running water, body temperature check before they were admitted to the registration area to go through the process.

The process was under the supervision of Mr Benjamin Bano-Bio, the Ashanti Regional Director of EC and his deputy, Mrs Dina Osei Asibey Frimpong.

Source: Politics