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The meaning and philosophical significance of Boafo Ye Na

The rarity of a willing helper. It is a symbol of support, patronage, cooperation, and teamwork. “Boafo ye na,” the popular Akan expression associated with this symbol, literally means “Helpers are rare” or “Helpful people are rare.”


The meaning of the symbol was taken from Cloth as Metaphor by G. F. Kojo Arthur.

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