Sentence Examples

  • The Ashanti are skilful in several species of manufacture, particularly in weaving cotton.
  • There are a few Mahommedans in Ashanti, most of them traders from other countries, and the Basel and Wesleyan missionaries have obtained some converts to Christianity; but the great bulk of the people are spirit-worshippers.
  • The Assinis are of Ashanti origin, and chiefly of the Ochin and Agni tribes.
  • The Baule, who occupy the central part of the colony, are of Agni-Ashanti origin.
  • The best known are Koroko, Kong and Bona, entrepots for the trade of the middle Niger, and Bontuku, on the caravan route to Sokoto and the meeting-place of the merchants from Kong and Timbuktu engaged in the kola-nut trade with Ashanti and the Gold Coast.