Accra To Host First International Coconut Festival

The Main Govt Officer of Ghana Exports and Promotions Authority, (GEPA) Akua Asabea Asare, has identified as on Ghanaians to pay consideration to as a dollars crop.

She states it has a number of gains as nicely as an avenue for work generation.

Talking throughout the unveiling of hiplife artistes, Okyeame Kwame and Kofi Kinaata as ambassadors of the very Worldwide Coconut Festival in Accra, Mrs. Asabea Asare stated, the financial gains of coconut cultivation can not be overemphasised as Ghana stands to gain drastically in terms of overseas exchange from the export of assorted products to other nations.

“This competition will be the initial of its type in Africa and it will attract a great deal of readers to Ghana.”

“GEPA will use the platform to expound the value of the export of coconut and we hope to get the awareness of many others to appear on board.”

The President of Africa Coconut Team, Davies Korboe spelled out the option of the two artistes: Okyeame Kwame for his initiatives in endorsing ‘Made in Ghana’ products and Kofi Kinaata one particular of the most influencial young artistes from the Western Area, the hub of Ghana’s coconut field.

The two musicians lauded GEPA for supporting the initiative and pledged to use their new music to endorse coconut cultivation throughout the state.

The to start with Intercontinental Coconut Competition, scheduled for 24th to 26th September at the Accra Global Meeting Centre, will deliver together exhibitors as nicely as key players in agriculture and field for the start of yearly ‘National Coconut Day’ as nicely as a tour of the Western Region to entry the likely of the coconut company.

Tasty Tom sponsors Ghana jollof festival

Enterprise News of Wednesday, 11 September 2019


Tasty Tom SleeThe jollof festival is celebrated per year

Delicious Tom, an enriched tomato combine and a trusted model applied in properties across , once once more highlighted at the 2019 Jollof Competition, an thrilling function which options vendors and presents people today the platform to rejoice and take pleasure in Jollof.

Forward of the Pageant which took put at Memory Lane Park, Planet Jollof Day was celebrated on August 22 and Olam Ghana, in partnership with the Food stuff Function Corporation, marked the day by donating cartons of Delicious Tom Enriched Tomato Mix to pupils of Potential Initial Academy, an underprivileged to start with university found in Agbogbloshie. Some 250 college children had been all addressed to a plate of Jollof and hen to commemorate the working day.

Delicious Tom Enriched Tomato Combine, an inescapable principal ingredient in most traditional meals, has develop into the most popular model for the preparing of Jollof in Ghana, for the reason that of its thickness and loaded color that lends by itself to the desired overall look and flavor of Jollof Rice.

“Apart from giving Jollof Rice that well-known ‘jollof colour’ and that special style, as desired by equally caterers and jollof enthusiasts, Delicious Tom enriched tomato blend also delivers a wholesome meal as a end result of its included fibre and vitamins A, D, E & K,” discussed Pass up Ewuresi Krampa, Model Manager for Delicious Tom.

The Pageant was nicely attended by members of nearby communities, as an opportunity to take in and socialise. The day concluded with a cooking competitors.

In recent decades, Jollof rice has grow to be the most topical food items in the two official and informal conversations on West African gastronomy, fuelled by long-standing competing promises by Ghanaians, Senegalese and Nigerians that they make the best Jollof and that the food by itself originated from their respective nations.

The “Jollof rivalry” is strongest between arch-rivals Ghana and Nigeria, which seems as a hot discussion on social media channels. Ghana’s Jollof Pageant was born out of the “Jollof rivalry”, the inaugural event of which was held in 2018 under the auspices of Delicious Tom Enriched Tomato Mix.

Delicious Tom is produced in Ghana by Nutrifoods Ghana in an FSSC (Foodstuff Basic safety Program Certification Plan) accredited plant which is the most significant in West Africa and also the very first foodstuff producing facility in the sub-area to make global recognition for compliance in food items security benchmarks.

Minister, Ya-Naa Celebrate Fire Festival In Yendi

Salifu Saeed and Ya-Na, Abukari Mahama II

The Northern Regional Minister, Salifu Saeed , celebrated this year’s ‘Bugum’ hearth festival with the overlord of Dagbon, Ya-Na, Abukari Mahama II, at his Gbewa palace in .

It was complete of joy and pleasure as the youth for the very time witnessed and celebrated the hearth competition with a sitting overlord of Dagbon.

The fire pageant led to the demise of late overlord of Dagbon, Ya-Na, Yakubu Andani in 2002.

For more than 17 yrs , Dagbon did not hearth pageant with a sitting overlord due to the Dagbon Chieftaincy disaster but for the restoration of peace in Dagbon, the Ya-Na, led the men and women of Dagbon to mild up their thatch for the celebration of hearth festival at the Gbewa palace in Yendi.

The people today of Dagbon , have been offered the possibility to celebrate the prosperous society of Dagbon due to the peace restored by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo.

The Northern Regional Minister addressing journalists, said the fire festival was a person of the aged aged festivals of Dagombas.

He commended President Akufo-Addo and Chiefs of Dagbon for collectively bringing again full peace to Dagbon for the youth to witness this years fire competition.

“For 17 years, we haven’t experienced hearth competition celebrated by a living Ya-Na , so currently is a really sizeable working day and we are listed here to celebrate with the King of Dagbon,” he claimed.

He was optimistic that the peace in Dagbon will be sustained and that Dagbon will witness massive developmental assignments across the area under the Akufo -Addo led administration.

Mr. Saeed called on investors to take a look at the location and take gain of the wide lands and other expense options in it.

‘Bugum’ fire festival is celebrated in the 1st month of the Dagomba lunar 12 months, as well as the fire thirty day period celebrated on the ninth day of the month.

The origin of the festival dates back again to the time the Prophet Noah landed his Ark on Mount Ararat.

The Dagomba custom, describes that when the Ark of Noah landed at the finish of the floods the passengers lit torches to find their way about and also to discover the son of prophet Noah who failed to enter the Ark when it established out with the believers.

FROM Eric Kombat, Yendi

The Northern Regional Minister Joins Ya-Na To Celebrate Fire Festival

The Northern Regional Minister Joins Ya-Na To Celebrate Fire Festival

The Northern Regional , Hon. Salifu Sa-eed celebrates the 2019 version of the once-a-year Hearth Competition. Hon. Salifu Sa-eed joined the overlord of Dagbon, Ya-Na Abubakari Mahama II at the Gbewa Palace at 8pm to commence the celebrations. The Northern Regional was acquired by the MCE for the Yendi Municipality, Hon. Alhaji Hamid Abubakari Yussif.

The Hearth Competition is celebrated to mark the beginning of a new yr. It is noticed by numerous ethnic groups in northern and also between Muslims.

Hon. Salifu Sa-eed utilised the event to demonstrate some authorities procedures to the teeming youth who took portion in the celebrations.

He expressed the government’s appreciations to the persons for the tranquil ambiance in the course of the pageant. He also encouraged the youth to avail by themselves for the quite a few programs getting executed by the govt.

The Northern Regional Minister expressed a substantial diploma of optimism in the enhancement of enterprises in the area and certain investors of security. ‘I want to guarantee all investors that Northern Area is prepared for industrialization and the individuals are hungry for development’, he extra.

The minister also encouraged buyers to tap into the broad resources and small business chances in the region.

This year’s celebration consolidates the peace in the Dagbon Kingdom as it marks the very Hearth Pageant soon after the investiture of the overlord early this calendar year.

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NRSC campaigns for accident-free festival in Cape Coast

Afedzi Abdullah, GNA

Cape Coast, Sept. 8, GNA – The Central
Regional Place of work of the National Highway Protection Commission (NRSC) has embarked on
intense community schooling aimed at guaranteeing an incident-free Oguaa Fetu-Afahye

The marketing campaign was carried out in some significant
communities in the Metropolis together with Ntsin, Ayekoo-Ayekoo, Gyegyem, Abura
and the Kotokuraba Large Street and would go on even after the pageant.

The NRSC distributed stickers and fliers to
motorists with inscriptions this kind of as “Speed Kills: Get rid of Your Pace and Save a
Pedestrian,” and “Stop Highway Accidents Now.”

The officers also visited some gas stations
and interacted with pump attendants, motorists, motor and bicycle riders on how
to carry out their business securely and use the roadways wisely to reduce accidents.

Ms Linda Affotey-Annang, the Performing Regional
Director of the NRSC, reported the campaign experienced come to be necessary due to the
repeated pedestrian knock-downs leading to the reduction of life throughout the festive

“It has not been uncomplicated, but apparently,
just our existence was adequate to scare some motorists and riders not to travel
carelessly on the street. So I can say our exercising has, so considerably, been fruitful.”

She cautioned drivers against drunk-driving,
loading travellers earlier mentioned the needed figures, in excess of-speeding and pointless
overtaking and maneuvers, particularly by motorcyclists.

She encouraged the drivers and traders to
prioritise their basic safety in as considerably as they try for brisk organization all through the

Ms Affotey-Annang urged the motorists to be
disciplined, undertake standard checks on their motor vehicles and stay clear of employing
worn-out tyres.

She stated the Fee would continue to
embark on road protection utilizing all offered usually means to remind motorists,
pedestrians and the public on safety steps to avoid highway crashes.


UER to host 2019 Second Cycle Inter-regional Sports festival

Anthony Apubeo, GNA

Bolgatanga, Sept 3,
GNA – The Upper East Area is set to host the 2019 version of the 2nd
-regional Sports pageant slated for September 11 to 22, 2019.

The internet hosting right
was specified to the area in 2017 soon after the past version in Cape Coastline in the
Central Location and it becomes the 2nd time following 1999 that the location hosted
the level of competition for the to start with.

The 31st version
would acquire about 2,500 students from a variety of 2nd cycle institutions throughout
the former 10 areas of the country in Bolgatanga, the regional money, to
compete in a variety of disciplines.

The learners would
be competing to earn medals for their different colleges in 10 distinct
disciplines, soccer, volleyball, hockey, handball, basketball, badminton,
netball, table tennis, fencing and athletics.

Briefing the media
at a press conference in Bolgatanga, Madam Diana Aboor, the Regional Actual physical
Training Coordinator, mentioned most of the disciplines would be taking place at
the Bolgatanga Senior Large Faculty (Massive Manager), though few others would be performed
at the Bolgatanga Ladies Senior Large School (Bogiss).

The Cycle
Inter-regional Athletics Competition is a sports activities competitors structured just about every two
decades to find the money for students in the Senior Higher and Technical colleges across the
regions to contend in the various sporting disciplines to unearth their skills
and also interact with just about every other to foster friendship and great relations among the
the colleges.

The level of competition
would formally start off on September 13 and conclude on September 22, 2019.


Sports festival Organizing Committee appeals for support

Anthony Apubeo, GNA

Bolgatanga, Sept 3,
GNA – The Organizing Committee of the Next Inter-regional Sporting activities
Pageant has appealed to main stakeholders for aid to empower the Committee
to organize the impending competition to be hosted in the Higher East

The Next Cycle
Inter-regional Sports activities Pageant is a sporting activities competitors structured every two
yrs to pay for pupils in the senior and technical schools across the regions
to compete in the various athletics disciplines to unearth their abilities and
foster friendship and very good connection between the universities.

Talking to the
media in Bolgatanga about the preparation, Mr Ababu Afelbeik, the Regional
Chairman of the Upper East Faculties and Faculties Sporting activities Federation, claimed the
federation had monetary worries, building the perform of the Organizing Committee
quite tough.

Mr. Afelbeik, who is
also the Headmaster of the Bolgatanga Senior Large University (Significant Boss), said the
governing administration which was to release dollars for the occasion experienced not completed, and the head
business of the Actual physical Instruction was battling with fiscal concerns and could
not afford to the guide them.

The Chairman,
just lately elected the Countrywide Vice President of the Ghana Athletics Federation,
claimed 270 pupils from the region would be using portion in the competition and
experienced been in camp considering the fact that July 13, to prepare for the event but had been confronted with
economic difficulties.

He stated the
committee at a place had to feed the students with only gari and yaazi , a
combination of groundnut flour and spices and could not even pay for to give them revenue
for transportation to go again house when the scenario became unbearable.

The coaches had been
relying on their specific accounts for feeding and other desires, building the
preparing really cumbersome and inconvenient.

Mr. Afelbeik mentioned
that through Madam Tangoba Abayage, the Regional , the Committee wrote
letters and sent to all 15 Municipal and District Assemblies in the region to
support the levels of competition but had no reaction from them.

He also stated after
the internet hosting correct was presented to the location just after the very last version in Cape Coast
in the Central Region, the Committee achieved with all the 15 Associates of Parliament
in the area to attraction to them for assistance but none of them has responded

He explained the
committee had also appealed to other institutions, corporate bodies and
today for aid but had been given absolutely nothing other than Shaanxi Mining Business,
a Chinese Mining firm in region , which had agreed to build a single volleyball
courtroom for the area.

Mr. Alexis Avero,
the Chairman of the Technological Committee of the Organizing Committee, explained most
of the pitches and logistics especially the handgames areas ended up unavailable
as they have been not in very good condition due to absence of resources to do the job on them.

Mr Mahammadu Azonko,
the Chairman of the Regional Organizing Committee, mentioned that sports activities was the
self-discipline that could offer the potentials of the region to the other locations
and the entire world and for that reason appealed to all the Assemblies, the MPs, the
personal sector and other philanthropists to guidance the committee to organize
the competition as well as prepare the college students representing the region to
perform properly and make the area proud.

The competitiveness,
which would formally start out on September 13 and close on September 22, 2019,
would witness 2,500 learners throughout the 2nd Cycle establishments in the
Country to fight for medals in 10 disciplines, soccer, volleyball, hockey,
handball, basketball, badminton, netball, desk tennis, fencing and athletics.


Ghana theatre festival 2019 takes off this September

The Countrywide Theatre of offers the 5th version of Theatre Competition which is scheduled for 24th to 29th September, 2019 at the a variety of performing and exhibiting spaces at the Countrywide Theatre of .

The primary aims of Ghana Theatre 2019 is to give an opportunity to teams to show their works, establish their potential in theatre productions and provide good quality performances to patrons throughout the 7 days.

The topic for this year’s pageant is “Nurturing and Developing Artistic Voices”.

The Ghana Theatre Festival, initiated in 2014, has developed more than the decades and has been through quite a few variations to suit the flavor of its craving viewers who want to see a range performances and creative displays for the duration of the pageant. The Nationwide Theatre of Ghana has, therefore, improvised and partnered with a perfectly-chosen list of generation homes that cuts across all the fields of arts.

This year’s competition will include dance theatre, drama, highlife musical performances, stay paintings, arts exhibitions, workshops, poetry performances, theatre programme for schools, stand-up comedy and quite a few other individuals.

There will be intriguing performances and creative shows from creation houses like the Countrywide Drama Enterprise, Countrywide Symphony Orchestra, National Dance Corporation, Ehalakasa, 2Idiots, FC productions, GAVA, Kasa Leisure, Village Minds Productions, Visual Arts Empowerment job (VASEP) and Don Ghana presenting the Leading 100 Good.

Some performances slated for the competition are Oliver Twist for Standard faculties, Ananse in the land of Idiots, Male Chat Lady Converse, Fowls for sale, Laughline, Gentleman 1, Adore of Mamavi, Communicate Get together, Night Classical, Ku na wana (Demise will appear), Film night time, Highlife Time, Comedy Collection, and Live performance Party.
Workshop classes will be held as element of the pageant to present perception into present day strategies of developing theatre will work as well marketing creative is effective.

Theatre programmes for colleges have been provided in this year’s competition to educate college students in both of those J.H.S and S.H.S on their drama publications with the functionality of the set performs by an achieved and seasoned team.

The National Theatre of Ghana is poised to take care of theatre lovers to an remarkable weekend of remarkable performances.

MTN supports Agona Swedru 2019 Akwanbo Festival

James Esuon, GNA

Swedru (C/R), Aug.
26, GNA – MTN, the greatest telecommunication community in Ghana, has presented
5,000 Ghana cedis and some assorted drinks to assistance the 2019 Agona Swedru
Akwanbo .

The Community also
presented 500 Ghana cedis well worth of airtime to the weeklong Competition, which
started out on August 20, Mr Prince Charles Owusu Nyakoh, the Central and Western
Regional Supervisor of the MTN, has reported.

He said the donation
fashioned aspect of the company’s company social duty to
communities in their operational regions.

He explained as the
organization operated in Africa it would not shirk its duty as significantly as
festivals, which aided to portray the rich standard and cultural heritage
in Ghana, were being concerned.

“The MTN has appear to
remain in Ghana with thousands and thousands of consumers and, thus, it would be most
unlucky to deny any community, which will make request of fiscal and
material help throughout festivals and other gatherings,” he said.

Mr Owusu Nyarko mentioned
the business was sponsoring more than 30 festivals during the region this year
as part of its company social accountability.

He termed on the
chiefs and persons of Agona Swedru and past to patronise the products and solutions of the
firm to permit them to acquire the prizes at stake.

Apostle Emmanuel
Coffie, the Chairman of the Organizing Committee, expressed gratitude to MTN for
the assist and gave the assurance that the income would be utilised to finance
the Information and facts and Interaction Engineering (ICT) and the library advanced of
the town, which was the prime goal of the Pageant.

He claimed work
commenced on the ICT and the library jobs lengthy prior to the Festival
commenced to motivate dignitaries to contribute their quota towards the

Apostle Coffie
appealed to other company entities operating in and about Agona Swedru to
emulate the case in point of the MTN to extend guidance to the job.


STAY AWAY – Women Of Gomoa Fetteh Warn Pot-Bellied Men Not To Attend 2019 Atopa Festival

The 2019 Ahobaakese festival is just around the corner and the much expected ‘Atopa dance’ competition is likely to acquire over the entire area.

Throughout the pageant, entire days are devoted to just males and women grinding each and every other mercilessly with the ‘atopa’ dance.

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The women of all ages of -Fetteh, who are currently finding organized for the competition, have warned that they require only slim adult males with potent waists to .

Speaking to Adom Information, they claimed they need males who can dance the atopa to maximum gratification and pot-bellied adult men cannot do so, hence they must not go to.

“…Men with potbellies can barely twist their waists the way they may well want to, when compared to their flat-tummy counterparts,” a single of the ladies explained to Adom News.

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“We have organized our waists and dance moves for the slim and energetic males since body fat men with pot bellies are unable to shake us well thanks to their system dimension so we want the slim guys to arrive and shake us properly throughout the Atopa dance,” an additional lady extra.

The Ahobaakese Competition is set to appear off from the 23rd of August to 2nd 2019.


Source: GhanaCelebrities.Com

Video: No room for potbelly men at 2019 Atopa Festival – Fetteh women warn


If you are a pot-belly guy who has options of getting element in this year’s Atopa , which is celebrated by the people today of Gomoa Feteh, you may possibly have to reverse your prepare.

This is because the girls of the have served detect that only males with flat tummies will be entertained at the 2019 Atopa dance, a dance regarded as the most interesting second of the Ahobaakese festival.

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View of previous year’s Atupa Dance underneath:

Speaking in an interview with Adom News all through the start of the 2019 Atopa Dance Pageant, the ladies defined guys with potbellies are seriously hindered by their bellies in accomplishing the well known dance.

“…men with potbellies can rarely twist their waists the way they might want to, in comparison to their flat-tummy counterparts,” a single of the gals claimed.

“We have geared up our waists and dance moves for the slender and energetic men since fat men with pot bellies can not shake us very well thanks to their system dimension so we want the slender males to appear and shake us properly in the course of the Atopa dance,” one more woman added.

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Gomoa Fetteh is a fishing and farming neighborhood in the Gomoa East District in which indigenes rejoice Ahobaakese Pageant from the 23rd of August to 2nd September every year with the controversial Atopa dance pageant remaining a high point of the celebrations.

Resource:|Adom Information|Kofi Adjei

Teshie Homowo Festival Receives Support From Glo

uypc62frr4 homowo Glo Cellular is supporting the web hosting of the ongoing Teshie pageant in . The thirty day period-lengthy sequence of functions and things to do are remaining held in and all around Teshie and they appeal to guests from far and close to, which includes foreigners. Glo, which has a top edge in the provision of -wide-web facts, disclosed in a assertion that the competition represents a single of the back links involving the age-long customs and traditions and the existing modernity, which is represented by the provision …

People of Tema Newtown celebrate Homowo festival

Alexander Nyarko Yeboah, GNA

Tema Aug 10, GNA – The Chiefs and people today of
Tema have climaxed their (hooting at hunger) festivities with the
sprinkling of Kpoikpoi on the principal streets of Tema Newtown.

The sprinkling of the Ga delicacy also took
the chiefs and people to the many residences of former traditional rulers who
were instrumental in marketing farming amid the people today of Tema throughout the days
of famine.

Talking to the Ghana News Company (GNA) on
the sidelines of the festivities, the Shipi of Tema and a Member of the Tema
Conventional Council, Nii Shipi Amarh Somponu II, informed that Homowo was
essentially about the men and women of Tema Newtown hooting at starvation which was
widespread at a specific position in their historical past.

Nii Somponu II defined that, “Many decades
back, there was famine and meals shortage people today consequently arrived jointly and
went into the edoboa method of farming, and in the wake of that, there was
abundance of food. So our forefathers hooted at hunger by sprinkling foodstuff about
for even birds to feed.”

Nii Somponu II reported in the wake of the
starvation that influenced the people today a lot of a long time ago, they came alongside one another and went
into significant farming,

“So they saw the essence of unity and we
imagine that that is worthy of celebrating to remind our persons that it pays to set
up a united entrance from any hostile power that may perhaps confront us,” he said.

Nii Somponu II informed that the festival
was also a implies of reconciling the persons as the sheer beating of drums and
embracing one an additional served to settle disputes without having heading through the
system of arbitration, and” then there was a session which authorized the clan
heads to sit on instances and settle other disputes among the the a variety of family

According to him, the standard leadership
seized the opportunity Homowo introduced to arrange online games, elegance contests,
and many others. to carry out the talents in the youth.

“Through the football competitions, numerous
gamers have travelled outside the nation because we applied the Homowo to entice
future poachers into Tema Newtown,” he explained.

Arranging the attractiveness contest implies we are
bringing the very best out of the small children academically with prospective buyers of creating it
to magnificence competitions, he said.

The Shipi of Tema Newtown observed that the
Tema Standard Council also done academic programmes as a result of the
heads of families through which they imbibed values this sort of as self-discipline, challenging
perform, and so on. in the population which was a essential ingredient for national

The Mankralo of Tema, Nii Adjatey Agbo II,
in an address just after the sprinkling of Kpoipoi, advised the persons of Tema
Newtown not to usually depend on the chiefs and elders of their communities to
acquire the space, but help by themselves in their own tiny means.

Nii Agbo II urged them to preserve their
environments clear to reduce communicable diseases these kinds of as cholera from
breaking forth in Tema Newtown and endeavor to generally report criminals inside of
their vicinities to the police to enable decrease criminal offense in the town.

The Tema Mantse, Nii Adjei Kraku II, asked
the citizens to take the education of their children severely and must not
power any job on them.

Nii Kraku II urged his folks not to mar the
splendor of the Homowo celebrations by indulging in acts that ended up not recognized
in the eyes of the regulation and their society.


Igbo community partners National Theatre to hold Regional festival of arts and culture

The Igbo group in Ghana, in partnership with the Nationwide Theatre is organising a West African Regional Festival Of Arts and Tradition – on the 14th and 15th of 2019, at the Countrywide Theatre and Efua Sutherland children’s park respectively.

The party, is another version of the formerly held ‘New Yam’ pageant in Oct 2011 thanks to its good results in that year.

The Igbo ‘New Yam’ festival is usually held concerning the months of August and October each and every calendar year in Igboland, and the Igbos in the Diaspora also rejoice theirs in their respective nations of home. Igbos or Ndigbo are about 60 million globally of which a significant number reside in Ghana. The celebration of the ‘New Yam’ pageant which is part of this function is about the most important celebration in the life of the Igbo people.

The occasion, thanks to choose location at the Theatre and Efua Sutherland park respectively is a two day occasion that will carry jointly some of the best scholars, classic rulers, historians and artist experienced in the techniques, traditions and existence of the Igbo community.

This year’s occasion with the workforce: ‘Regional Integration By Arts And Culture’ has been expanded to contain the participation of Ghanaians, other West African Nationals, co-work organisation and cultural teams.

It is predicted to draw in about 5,000 contributors and attendees from throughout West Africa for both of those times. Planned routines for the gatherings include: West African artefacts, New Yam celebration, Art exhibition, Traditional dances, Cultural shows, Drama, Tunes, West African Masquerade displays, Bazaar revenue, Seminars and speeches geared towards the improvement of Regional Integration.

Here’s The Ghanaian Lady Who Twerked For D’banj During The Afro Nation Festival In Portugal- Photos

A lady probably based mostly in , Efia Shemona fired up D’banj and thousand of tunes enthusiasts who converged at Portimão for the greatest city new beach  in Europe, Afro Nation Pageant after she twerked on phase to the huge admiration of the crowd.

Seemingly, D’Banj identified as her from the crown to be a part of him on stage and she did not disappoint as she twerked so tricky that, even the Nigerian artist was stunned.

Right after the clearly show, an fired up Efia wrote:

“Yesterday I Met D’Banj For The 1st Time His Vibe Is To Incredible Thank You For Recognizing Me In A Crowd Of 1000s To Share The Phase & Perform With You.”

Sharing a lot more pics, she wrote

“Yesterday Was Epic Becoming On Stage & Sharing the Stage With D’Banj One particular For The Recollections 🙌🏽🙌🏽


Ghana Gears Up for 2019 Ghana World Music Festival

In accordance to organizers of the initial annual function,Ghana Earth Music Pageant is a celebration of the electric power of the Ghanaian new music and the sounds of the diaspora. Music is extra than leisure, its empowerment and unifier of persons and with this spirit, the Ghana Globe Tunes Festival was conceived.

The pageant will attribute songs and artists from Ghana, across the African Continent, the Caribbean and the US. A wealthy myriad of genres will be on display screen from Jazz, R&B, Reggae, Highlife and Afrobeat. The pageant will provide as an anchor event to Panafest 2019, whilst continuing to aid the mission of the Yr of Return Initiative.

Ghana Gears Up for 2019 Ghana World Music Festival
Ghana Gears Up for 2019 Ghana Environment Audio Pageant

The Ghana Planet Songs Pageant is developed and supported by quite a few set up organizations which include IAS Agency, Multimedia Hitz FM 103.9, Pleasure Key Tv, Fantasy Dome, Panafest Basis, Yr of Return Initiative, Ghana Tourism Enhancement Organization and Ghana Tourism Authority. The function will acquire spot at the Fantasy Dome Complex in . Each and every Day will element a celebratory atmosphere for attendees from throughout the world.

  • Thursday, August 1st: Deborah Cox kicks off the weekend with a panel discussion dedicated to empowering women in the arts. The start party will take location at ACCRA at 6p – until eventually 9p
  • Saturday, 8/3 will characteristic international and community acts such as Jamaica’s legendary Reggae Ambassadors, 3rd Globe, Irving Mayfield, Ernie Smith and Canadian/Guyanese, songstress and actress Deborah Cox, and headlining the evening, Ghana musical legend, Kojo Antwi
  • Sunday, 8/4 Ghana’s Reggae motion, , and Ghana next superstars Jupitar, Gasmilla, Lamisi.

Tickets: 80GHC for general admission, 150GHC VIP and 450GHC for VVIP. For tickets:

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  • My Cellphone Repairs (A&C Shopping mall, East Legon)
  • Joy FM offices

International ARTS Answers, a US-based marketing and advertising consulting company that specialized in leisure methods. The company is focused on intercontinental partnerships and company advancement. The principals of the organization have labored in the live songs and internet marketing room for around 30 several years, creating and executing concerts, festivals, and activations internationally and with brands these as Heineken, MTV, Wager, Songs Decision, and so forth. IAS will closely focus on international marketplaces, IP making, and professional-social initiative. The “Year of Return, Ghana 2019” is a key landmark spiritual and birth-proper journey inviting the World African family members, residence and overseas, to mark 400 years of the arrival of the initial enslaved Africans in Jamestown, Virginia. The arrival of enslaved Africans marked a sordid and unfortunate interval, when our kith and kin have been forcefully taken away from Africa into yrs of deprivation, humiliation and torture. Even though August 2019 marks 400 a long time since enslaved Africans arrived in the United States, “The Year of Return, Ghana 2019” celebrates the cumulative resilience of all the victims of the Trans-Atlantic slave Trade who had been scattered and displaced via the entire world in North The united states, South The us, the Caribbean, Europe and Asia.

Ghana World Music Festival @Fantasy Dome THIS WEEKEND… Samini, Kojo Antwi, Jupitar, Deborah Cox, OTHERS

Huge live performance taking place this weekend. The first annual Ghana Earth Songs Pageant 2019 is set to take position on August 3-4.

The party in accordance to organizers, is a celebration of the ability of the Ghanaian tunes and the seems of the diaspora. Songs is much more than leisure, its empowerment and unifier of men and and with this spirit, the Ghana Entire world Music Competition was conceived.

The festival will feature audio and artists from Ghana, across the African Continent, the Caribbean and the US. A abundant myriad of genres will be on screen from Jazz, R&B, Reggae, Highlife and Afrobeat. The pageant will serve as an anchor party to Panafest 2019, though continuing to the mission of the Year of Return Initiative.

The Ghana Entire world Audio
Competition is created and supported by various set up companies
including IAS Agency, Multimedia Hitz FM 103.9, Pleasure Prime Television, Fantasy Dome, Panafest
Foundation, Year of Return Initiative, Ghana Tourism Advancement Business and Ghana
Tourism Authority.

The party will just take area at the Fantasy Dome Sophisticated in . Every Working day will aspect a celebratory atmosphere for attendees from across the globe.

  • Thursday, August 1st: Deborah Cox kicks off the weekend with a panel discussion committed to empowering women of all ages in the arts. The start occasion will acquire put at ACCRA at 6p – until 9p
  • Saturday, 8/3 will function
    global and local acts like Jamaica’s legendary Reggae Ambassadors,
    3rd World, Irving Mayfield, Ernie Smith and Canadian/Guyanese, songstress and
    actress Deborah Cox, and headlining the evening, Ghana musical legend, Kojo
  • Sunday, 8/4 Ghana’s Reggae movement, Samini, and Ghana subsequent superstars Jupitar, Gasmilla, Lamisi.

Tickets: 80GHC for normal
admission, 150GHC VIP and 450GHC for VVIP.


  • Log
    on to
  • Cell
    phones: 714*5*4#

Ticket Outlets:

  • PinkBerry (Laboni, Spintex
    & East Legon)
  • NyoNyo Important (American
    Dwelling, East Legon)
  • Nallem Apparel (Accra Shopping mall,
    West Hills Shopping mall, Osu Shopping mall, Junction Mall, Achimota retail center)
  • My Cellphone Repairs (A&C
    Shopping mall, East Legon)
  • Pleasure FM places of work

Worldwide ARTS Answers, a US-based mostly promoting consulting company that
specialised in amusement answers. The business is targeted on global
partnerships and business development. The principals of the organization
have worked in the live songs and marketing and advertising area for around 30 many years, producing
and executing concert events, festivals, and activations internationally and
with brands this kind of as Heineken, MTV, Wager, Tunes Choice, etc. IAS will
heavily focus on  marketplaces, IP constructing, and professional-social

The “Year of Return, Ghana 2019” is a major landmark spiritual and delivery-ideal journey inviting the Worldwide African relatives, house and abroad, to mark 400 years of the arrival of the 1st enslaved Africans in Jamestown, Virginia.

The arrival of enslaved Africans marked a sordid and unfortunate period of time when our kith and kin have been forcefully taken absent from Africa into several years of deprivation, humiliation, and torture. Although August 2019 marks 400 several years due to the fact enslaved Africans arrived in the United States, “The Yr of Return, Ghana 2019” celebrates the cumulative resilience of all the victims of the Trans-Atlantic slave Trade who ended up scattered and displaced by the environment in North The us, South The usa, the Caribbean, Europe, and Asia.

Bull with flaming horns escapes during Spanish festival


Several regulation enforcement agencies were summoned in a town when a bull with its horns established aflame broke free and fell into a ravine.

The bull, which had its horns set on fire as section of the Bous Embolado competition, escaped from its enclosure during a bull working function about 4:30 a.m., witnesses claimed.

The animal charged at a male sitting down on a fence over the Palancia river and ended up falling into the dry riverbed.

Nearby officials claimed the rescue energy integrated multiple legislation enforcement businesses and lasted for about 9 hours. One particular human being sustained small injuries.

The bull was subdued with a tranquilizer dart administered underneath the supervision of a veterinarian, law enforcement explained.

The bovine was not wounded and was returned to its enclosure.

Resource: UPI