Indeed, nobody is put to death, except in Ashanti, and nobody is scourged.
The Ashanti rising was the result of long premeditation and preparation.
In Dahomey and Ashanti war captives used to be sold "en bloc" to white traders at so much per capita.
After driving these off the force proceeded, but were soon met by an Ashanti force.
Ashanti, a similar kingdom, began its conquests in 1719 and grew with the slave trade.
Assini is an important centre for the rubber trade of Ashanti.
On the 12th Glover and his force of natives entered the Ashanti capital.
The bowl was fully described by Bowdich in his account of Ashanti in 1817.
The Ashanti warriors defended their forest roads gallantly, and the British loss was heavy in proportion to the numbers engaged.
Here, in the heart of the Ashanti forest, it was all so different.
1705, Asiantines, one of the Akan people of central Ghana; native name.