OWO FORO ADOBE
"snake climbing the raffia tree"
symbol of steadfastness, prudence and diligence
Because of its thorns, the raffia tree is a very dangerous challenge to the snake. His ability to climb it is a model of persistence and prudence.
ODO NNYEW FIE KWAN
"Love never loses its way home"
symbol of the power of love.
NYAME NNWU NA MAWU
"God never dies, therefore I cannot die"
symbol of perpetual existence
This signifies the immortality of man's soul, believed to be a part of God. Because the soul rests with God after death, it cannot die.
NYAME BIRIBI WO SORO
"God is in the heavens"
symbol of hope
A reminder that God's dwelling place is in the heaven, where he can listen to all prayers.
"child of the heavens [stars] "
symbol of guardianship
A reminder that God is the father and watches over all people.
symbol of initiative, dynamism and versatility
symbol of unity and human relations
A reminder to contribute to the community, that in unity lies strength