There is an old saying
To know a thing first Inquire into it’s name
“war horn” symbol of vigilance and wariness. Akoben is a horn used to sound a battle cry.
“Chief of the adinkra symbols”
symbol of greatness, charisma and leadership
This symbol is said to have played an inspiring role in the designing of other symbols. it signifies the importance of playing a leadership role.
From the website adinkra symbols of West Africa