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a Kwa language spoken in Ghana and the Ivory Coast

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Which reminds me of another Akan proverb: "You don't step on a fool's scrotum twice".
For instance, a maxim of the Akans "aso mu nni nkwanta ('there are no crossroads in the ear') indicates that one cannot accept truth and falsehood at the same time.
The Akan people constitute the largest ethnic group in Ghana, West Africa.
Generally, the shipyard has targeted fabrication times and labor costs planned for the fabrication/installation of critical components," Akans said.
According to Akans, the new stem design was considerably more complex than the legacy design.
The best-known of these toga-like garments is the Kente (made by the Akan people of Ghana and Ivory Coast), who wear them as a gesture of national pride.
Akan influence is fairly strong among the Senoufo, some of whom have adopted matrilineal descent systems resembling that of the Akan .
The Akans of Ghana: Their customs, history and institutions.
Proverbs and idioms provide richness of poetic imagery and vision, which makes them a distillation of the best Akan languages as well as oral literature (Kyeremateng, 2010).
The division has been particularly traumatic, as in the intervening decades, the Akans of Cote d'Ivoire, dominated by the French and their assimilation policy, have sought to differentiate themselves from their Ghanaian siblings, even as far as the spelling and pronunciation of their names--the same names
Armah traced the identity of modern black Africans (and notably the Akan people of Ghana and Cote d'Ivoire, and the Soninke or Sarakholle of Senegal, Mali, The Gambia, Guinea Bissau, Burkina Faso, Mauritania and Sierra Leone) to Ancient Egypt.
In Akan societies in Ghana, for example, we emphasise the sacredness of the individual human being with this saying: "Every person is somebody else's presumptive heir.
Wednesday on the shores of Lake Akan north of Kushiro.
In Ghana the Akan people are one of the larger ethnic groups of the region, which consist of sixteen different groups that speak Akan, Fante and Twi.