The circulating news and photos that has raised lots of reactions across all social media platforms was when photos of the former President, John Mahama finally popped up after he stormed the Homowo festival in Accra. Wirh respect to this, some prominent individuals including the General Secretary for the NDC, Asiedu Nketiah amongst other prominent politicians were present at the event hence making the Homowofestivity as successful one.
Residents of Moree in the Central Region joyfully shouted on the streets. This is after 20 years without the celebration of their Abangye festival. " We've finally received the ark of covenant and we're sending it straight to Israel. The world should join us celebrate" The Residents danced and shouted.
The recent circulating news and photos that have caused a massive stir, debates, and arguments across all social media platforms was even the Vice President, Dr. Mahmoud Bawumia, and the former President, John Mahama finally ‘clashed’ at another Homowo festival. This weekend marked another Homowo festival for the people of Ga Mashie as the celebrants took the opportunity to invite prominent government officials amongst others as they took their turn in the Homowo festivities for this year.
Homowo is a harvest festival celebrated by the Ga people of Ghana in the Greater Accra Region. The festival starts in the month of August with the planting of crops before the rainy season starts. During the festival, they perform a dance called Kpanlogo. The celebration usually takes place in August, rarely in July or September.
The member of parliament for North Tongu constituency, honourable Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa today had a rare opportunity to meet vociferous fix the country convenor, Mawuse Oliver Barker Vormawor at a festival grounds. The fighter joined Okudzeto Ablakwa in celebrating the Afenorto festival in the Mepe traditional area after wandering around the world for many years.
This weekend, individuals of Ga Mashie proceeded in the Homowo celebrations during the current year. The roads of Jamestown were loaded up with the thumping of the Odadaoo drums by the Gbese Mantse, as the townsfolk and tourist the same marched the main roads with excitement. Nii Adote Otintor II at the Homowo celebration in his formal attire Dignitaries from the nation over have visited the different durbars, including Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia and previous President John Mahama. The celebration
The Bugum festival, sometimes called the fire festival, is a cultural and religious celebration that marks the beginning of the Dagbon year. The occasion is marked by the lighting of thatch torches and matching along approved routes, amidst chanting of war songs, known among the Dagomba people as “Ʒiɛm”.
Twins are miracles that come in pairs. Double blessings from the God of fertility. To bless the family, community, and country as a whole. In the month of August the ancestors of old. Calls upon the spirits of the young. To embrace their identity and culture whilst remembering the traditions passed on from generation to generation.
Cultural practices is one of the many things that makes a country stand out among other countries. Undoubtably, Ghana is one of the various countries where rich cultural display Vulcan be witnessed and appreciated. Our festivals are always one in a million and they attract both national and foreigners. The current festival which is been celebrated in the country is the Asafotufiami Festival. This particular festival is celebrated by the people of Ada in the Greater Accra Region. Asafotufiami commemorates the
As part of the Homowo Festival celebrations this year, the Ga West Municipal Assembly has organized a donation drive. The donation took place on the Assembly grounds on Friday, August 12, ahead of the Homowo celebrations. The assembly, through its Municipal Chief Executive (MCE), Clement Nii Lamptey Wilkinson, donated 100 bags of maize to the municipality's Ga Traditional Authorities. The MCE also presented the Chiefs and Queen Mothers Association with 100 gallons of palm oil and an undisclosed sum of money
“Tortsogbeza” is a festival celebrated by the people of Sokpoe in the South Tongu district of the Volta region of Ghana. The festival is celebrated every year in the month of April/May The “Tortsogbeza” which literally means ‘River Crossing Festival’ is celebrated to remember the historic crossing of the Volta Lake by their ancestors before they settled on the Sokpoe land in present day South Tongu district of the Volta Region.
For the first time ever, Global Citizen is bringing its annual festival to Ghana. This is in honor of the 10th anniversary of the Global Citizen Festival. On September 24, the event will take place in Accra's Black Star Square. Usher Raymond, a veteran of R&B, SZA, H.E.R, and Tems from Nigeria are among the artists performing in Ghana for the first time. English rapper Stormzy, singer Gyakie, Sarkodie, and Stonebwoy are also added to the program. The festival held by Global Citizen every year in New York City
African Dancehall King, Charles Nii Armah Mensah Jnr popularly known by his stage name Shatta Wale was seen in a viral video throwing bundles of money at fans. The “On God” hitmaker will be performing tonight at Ada on a music festival that will be hosted on the ultra-modern McDan stadium.
At least one person is killed and 20 people are injured after the Medusa Music Festival stage collapses in Valencia, Spain. According to regional emergency services, one person was killed and dozens were injured after high winds caused a portion of a stage at a dance music festival near the Spanish city of Valencia to collapse.
The chief Nursing and Midwifery Officer for Bono Region, Mad.Emily AMA Oduro, has encouraged medical attendants and birthing specialists to abstain from twerking and publicizing themselves for spouses on such platforms. She begged them to exploit the positive parts of virtual entertainment to teach people in general on wellbeing issues.She was speaking at the current year's global Nurses Day festivity in Suyani. The current year's International Nurses Day festivity was under the theme:"Nurses and Midwives:A
Nayiri, the overlord of the Mamprugu kingdom, Mahami Abdulai Sheriga II, Celebrates Bugum Festival with his people. Bugum Festival which is literally know as the Fire festivals is celebrated by the people of Mamprugu (Mamprusi), Dagbaŋ (Dagomba), Nanuŋ (Nanumba), Bimoba and some parts of Upper East region specifically Bongo.
OYIBI IS A PEACEFUL COMMUNITY- Oyibi Mantse At a joyous occasion when the people of Oyibi jubilated on the recent court ruling over the legitimacy of their chief who have battled in court for more than five years now. Speaking at a news conference held in Accra, the Divisional Chief of Oyibi, Nii Boye Okanshan VI, he was optimistic that oyibi would be peaceful during and after the yam festival.
The Volta Region's lawmaker for North Tongu, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, has charged the embattled convener of the #FixtheCountry movement, Oliver Barker-Vormawor, with remaining determined despite legal battles with the state. Mr. Ablakwa believes that his fellow National Democratic Congress members should never "give up on Ghana."
The Global Citizen Festival will arrive in Ghana on September 24; therefore, the countdown has officially started. The sister event of Global Citizen's yearly festival in New York City will take place in Accra, and we can't wait to witness superstars like Usher, Gyakie, and H.E.R.
East Legon landlady Tracy Boakye is in the news again. But this time it is for the right reasons. Anytime she has been in the news it was always for the wrong reasons. The actress has been hailed on social media for the splendid attire she wore to the world-renowned show at the Cannes Film Festival held in France.