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Friday, October 18, 2019

Video:Hiplife legend Obrafuor to build a modern school at Kwahu

Daasebre Akuamoah Agyepong II,(left) Obrafuor (right)
Ghana music legend Michael Elliot Kwabena Okyere Darko populary known in Ghana music industry as Obrafuor (Rap executioner)  paid a courtesy visit to his motherland , Kwahu.
Obrafuor also known as Rap Sofo is a popular Ghanaian hiplife musician who hails from Kwahu Obo in the Kwahu south district in the eastern region of Ghana.

Obrafuor was born to Kwaku Okyere Darko and Gladys Agyapomaa in Kwahu-Obo. At the age of 8, Obrafour sang with his late mum at church. Obrafour had his secondary school education at Abetifi. After one term at St. Peters where he was being trained for his A Level, he dropped out in 1995 when his mother died.
Obrafuor and his friends,when he was at Apsec before he became a rapper

His unique style of twi rapping and story telling  made him one of the best rappers in Ghana.His popular and hit debut album "pae mu ka" which was released in 1999 won 3 awards during Ghana Music Awards, the year 2000 edition. Some of his hit tracks includes Pae mu ka,Maame,Kwame Nkrumah, Ntete3 pa, Yaanom and many more.

After over 20 years of music, Obrafuor have many awards to his credit and have featured lots of artists As part of his 20th anniversary of "Pae mu ka" album ,Obrafuor is set  to have a concert scheduled on November 9 2019 at Accra International Comference Center which will feature the A-list artist in  Ghana who was inspired by his hit album "Pae mu ka"  Pappy Kojo,Manifest,Medikal and Sarkodie are included

Before Obrafuor went to Kwahu Abene to meet KwahumanHene Daasebre Akuamoah Agyepong II, He has to pass through his hometown, Obo Kwahu  and greet Nana Yeboah Afari Obuagyan II,Chief of Obo Kwahu And NifaHene of Kwahu for his blessings  as traditions and customs.


At The Palace of Abene Kwahu,The music legend explained to Daasebre Akuamoah Agyapong II and His elders on how He and his foundation (Obrafofro Nti foundation) planned to build a modern school in Kwahu.
The rapper disclosed that they will transform Abene Methodist Basic School to become a modern one.We will build more modern educational facilities like computer laboratory and information center to help the students to meet the standard of education, he said.

Photo:Obrafuor,Kwahu Elders and Obrafofro Nti Foundation Members

Photos and videos  credits : Obrafuor and Obrafofro Nti Foundation

By: KwahuNiba Kwaku Ansong

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