The new Yaa-Naa, Abubakari Mahama II is expected to be enskinned today (Friday) January 25, 2019.
President Akufo-Addo has already arrived at Yendi for the coronation.
The upcoming event is to take place at the forecourt of the Old Gbewaa Palace in Yendi.
The three Eminent Kings, the Asantehene Osei Tutu II, the Nayiri, Naa Bohigu Mahami Sheriga and the Yagbonwura Tutumba Boresa I are expected to grace the occasion.
Chiefs, diplomats, tourists among others from all walks of life are arriving in the Yendi Township for the historic event.
Yaa-Naa Abukari II is the son of Yaa-Naa Mahan-Kpema, who was the great grandfather of the immediate past Regent of Dagbon, Kampakuya Naa Abdulai Yakubu Andani.
Yaa-Naa Abukari II is a paternal uncle to the late Yaa-Naa Yakubu Andani II.
The mother of Yaa-Naa Abukari II hailed from Chaazaandaan-Yili near Kulunkpegu in the Northern Region.
He was enskinned the chief of Kpunkpono, a small farming community in the Mion District by his nephew, the late Yaa-Naa Yakubu Andani II in the late 90s.