ATTITUDES TO SLAVERY: ASANTE

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"What do you mean, family? How could Amankwatia Panin have a family? He was a slave. Does a slave have a family? . . . Does anyone know where a slave comes from? You don't talk about a slave's origins. A slave is a slave."

Asantehene Nana Sir Osei Agyeman Prempeh II,1958, quoted by Ivor Wilks.