The Ashanti kingdom and Manhyia Palace in the Ashanti region is celebrating the one week demise of the Queen mother and mother of Asantehene Nana Afia Kobi Serwaa Ampem II.
The Asantehemaa whose demise occurred on November 14, 2016, was aged 111.
The thirteenth Queen mother of the Asante Kingdom reigned for 39 years.
Members of Parliament (MPs), Ministers, actors, Presidential nominees and people from all walks of life are expected to grace the occasion to mourn with the Asantehene.
Meanwhile, funerals, drumming, noise making including political rallies have been banned until she is buried.