Yaa Asantewaa Festival
This is a Festival celebrated in August, by the people of Ejisu (Ejisu-Juaben District). A durbar of chiefs presided over by the paramount chief of ejisu tradional area. People from all walks of life call to pay homage to the memory of Nana Yaa Asantewaa the brave Ashanti war heroine and those exiled to the Seychelles with her. To commemorate the bravery of heroine Yaa Asantewaa I, for resisting attempts by the British Forces to capture the Ashanti Golden Stool by leading the famous uprising in the late 1690’s.