The Asorgli State is a traditional area in the Volta Region of Ghana. It covers an area from Atimpoko in the west through Ho, to Aflao in the east. The traditional area has several Paramount Chiefs who swear allegiance to the Agbogbomefia – King of the Asogli State.
The Asorgli State hails the New Yam.
The current Agbogbomefia of the Asorgli State and President of Asogli Traditional Area is Togbe Afede XIV who is also a former President of the National House of Chiefs.
Togbe Afede became the talk among politicians and Ghanaians on a positive demeanor of his kingship. Returning his Ex gratia- an amount of money ought to be paid by your employer or the state for serving your country. This is paid after a permanent quit of your duties in Parliament.
Togbe Afede in June this year returned over GH¢300,000 paid to him as ex-gratia by the state for serving on the Council of State between 2017 and 2020.
He held a congregation before his Asogli The Za,” Yam Festival” to tell his youths and people ,he doesn’t see any resin being paid for serving his country.
John Dramani Mahama, a call to honour his kind gesture, visited him.
Watch his video on this link