Asantehene Otumfuo Osei Tutu II celebrates his 66 birthday today.
A lot of well-wishers are expected to troop to the Manhyia Palace in the Ashanti regional capital, Kumasi to pay homage to the Asante Monarch.
He has also been receiving a lot of messages on social media wishing him well.
Born Barimma Kwaku Duah, he ascended the throne in 1999, succeeded the late Otumfuo Opoku Ware II.
The 16th King has led the Asante Kingdom for the past 17 years. One of the highlights of his reign has been the help he has offered a lot of needy students through the Otumfuo Education Trust Fund.