African king who rules from Germany via Skype robbed of golden crowns

African king rules from Germany via Skype.

African king rules from Germany via Skype. Image by Bjørn Bulthuis / CC BY-SA 2.0

King Togbe Ngoryifia Céphas Kosi Bansah, who rules over 200,000 people in Ghana via Skype from his home in Germany, has had four of his gold crowns stolen. Although the value of the crowns was placed at around £15,900, the King believes they are irreplaceable to his family and country. The 66-year-old has lived in Germany since falling in love with his now wife during his stay there as an exchange student. He runs a garage during the day and often stays up late in the night to rule on tribal disputes. Read more: independent.co.uk

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