On the refusal of the Fanti to deliver up the fugitives, Osai Tutu invaded their country, defeated them and drove them towards the sea.
On the very day of this defeat Osai Tutu Quamina died and was succeeded by Osai Okoto.
In 1800, Osai Tutu Quamina, an enterprising and ambitious man, who appears early to have formed the desire of opening a communication with white nations, became king.
Osai Tutu Early relations may be considered as the real founder of the Ashanti with the power.
Of poisonous plants only the berries of the tutu and the karaka are worth notice.