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Here Are The List Of Festivals In Ghana

Traditional leaders in Ghana celebrated festivals with their people according to their tribes or cultures for many good reasons, often these festivals are held because of occurrence In their histories.

For Instance, of such occurrences are migration, purification of gods or stools etc., and these festivals are organized every year.

However, here are the list of traditional festivals in Ghana 


Festival in Ghana Tribe that celebrates

1. Bakatue Festival

Tribe: Elmina (Fante)


2. Homowo Festival

Tribe: Ga

3. Aboakyer

Efutu (Winneba)


4. Kundum Festival

Nzema 


5. Foo (Fao) 

Navrongo


6. Kpini Chugu (Guinea fowl Festival)- 

Dagombas, Mamprusis, Nanumbas, Kokombas and Basaris


7. Ohum

Akim

Akuapem


8. Hogbetsotso

Anlo


9. Ngmayem 

Krobo


10 Volo (Me/Lomo) 

Volos


11. Yam

Ho


12. Bugum Chugu (Fire Festiv)[15][16

Dagomba

Dagbon

Gonja

Mamprusi and Nanumb


12 Beng  

Gonja


13. Lukusi  

Ve (Near Hohoe)


14. Danyiba

Kpando


15.Fetu Afahye[

Oguaa (Cape Coast)


16 Adae Kese 

Ashanti


17. Adae

Asante,


Akim,

Akwamu


19. Asafotufiam

Ada[26]


20. Dzawuwu Festival

Agave


21 Fiok

Builsa


22. Apafram

Akwamu


23.Osudoku Festival

Asutsuare


24 Afenorto Festival

Mepe


25. Papa Festival

Kumawu


26. Opemso Festival Kokofu-Anyinam


27. Ɔvazu Festival 

Akposo


28. Damba festival 

Dagomba people, Gonja, Mamprusi

Please note this list may not entirely consist of all festivals in Ghana

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Bakatue Festival Elmina Fante Ghana Homowo Festival

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