Mario Gee, Tepahene’s Son Talks About Father's Role In His Education

Mario Gee, Tepahene’s Son Talks About Father's Role In His Education

  • Mario Gee, son of the Tepahene, has opened up about his family and the role his father played in his education
  • He said his father is a man who believes in the value of education, ensuring that all his children are educated to the highest level
  • Due to this, Mario Gee, who already has a master's in Public Administration from GIMPA, is pursuing another master's degree in Cybersecurity in the US, where he is mostly based

Mario George Opoku Adusei, son of the chief of Tepa, the capital of Ahafo Ano North, a municipality in the Ashanti Region, has opened up about his father's unfettered love for education.

The young man, popularly referred to as Mario Gee, stated that his father, Nana Adusei Atwenewa Ampem I, the Tepamanhene, believes in the value of education, ensuring that he and his siblings achieved the highest form of academic excellence.

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Mario Gee, Tepahene’s son talks about father's role in his education
Mario Gee (left) and his father, the Tepahene Photo credit: @MarioGeeGangsta / X & Asanteman Association of USA/Facebook
Source: Twitter

Mario Gee, who is a rapper, further disclosed that he holds a bachelor's and master's degree certificate from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) and the Ghana IInstitute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA), thanks to his father.

Agreement to attend Tepa SHS

He said his father had an agreement with all of his children to return home from wherever they were to complete their secondary education at the Tepa SHS.

Mario Gee explained further that because of the agreement with his after, he had to quit Prempeh College after year one to enrol at the Tepa SHS, where he sat for his West Africa Secondary School Examination Certificate.

?Because my father is the chief of Tepa, he has entered into a contract with us where we can choose and attend secondary schools of our choice, but once we are done with the first year, we have to return home to complete at the Tepa Senior High. So me and al my siblings completed at Tepa SHS," he further said

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In a video spotted on the X page of Dr Sneaker Nyame, Mario Gee, who lived most of his life in the US, told Zionfelix about his upbringing in Tepa, saying his father ensured he learnt the Twi language.

Watch the video below.

Otumfuo’s son Opoku Ware pays fees for 27 needy students at the university

Meanwhile, reported earlier that an Ashanti royal Nana Opoku Ware has demonstrated remarkable generosity by clearing the school fees of 27 students at KNUST.

The level 400 law student selflessly used his own resources to finance the education of the needy learners.

The humane gesture resonated with many online users when Ghanaian blogger Zionfelix amplified it on Instagram

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Salifu Bagulube Moro Salifu Bagulube Moro is a Human Interest Editor at He has over six years of experience in journalism. He graduated from the Ghana Institute of Journalism in 2018, where he obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Communication Studies with a specialization in Journalism. Salifu previously worked with Opera News as a Content Management Systems (CMS) Editor. He also worked as an Online Reporter for the news portal, as well as with the Graphic Communications Group Limited as a National Service Person. Email:

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