Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia has prayed for God’s blessings for Asantehene Otumfuo Osei Tutu II as he celebrates 22 years on the Golden Stool.

The Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II on Monday, commemorated 22 years he has served and led the people of the Asante Kingdom after he was enskinned on April 26, 1999.

Taking to social media, the Vice President congratulated and lauded the efforts of the Asantehene on his contribution to Ghana’s peace, democracy and development.

“Happy 22 Anniversary to Otumfuo Osei II on your ascension to the Golden Stool.”

According to Dr Bawumia, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II has been a “phenomenal leader” for the number of years he has served the country and the Ashanti region and for that reason, “we appreciate your inspiration and coaching.”

“May the coming days of your reign be more fulfilling. We wish you all the best. Piaw Kotokohene!,” he added.