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Ghana opens its arms to Africans in the diaspora

Ghana opens its arms to Africans in the diaspora

To mark the 400 years since the anchoring of the first slave ship in Jamestown, Virginia, President Nana Akufo-Addo of Ghana has declared 2019 the ‘Year of Return’…

GTA Digital May 15, 2019
Year of Return: WWE World Champion Kofi Kingston to visit Ghana after 26yrs

Year of Return: WWE World Champion Kofi Kingston to visit Ghana after 26yrs

Reigning World Wrestling Entertainment Champion, Kofi Kingston has in a Facebook and Instagram post said he will be visiting home after 26 years. In a post that…

GTA Digital May 11, 2019
10 Times Black Travelers Showed Us The Resilience and Beauty of Ghana

10 Times Black Travelers Showed Us The Resilience and Beauty of Ghana

THE WEST AFRICAN NATION OF GHANA HAS LONG BEEN A SECOND HOME TO BLACK TRAVELERS.    BY DANIELLE POINTDUJOUR · MAY 3, 2019 Ghana has declared 2019 the…

GTA Digital May 4, 2019
Why the 'slave Bible' had full chapters removed

Why the 'slave Bible' had full chapters removed

A publication by NBC News has revealed how the slave bible used to teach slaves had several pages and in some cases, whole chapters removed to “Instill Obedience…

GTA Digital May 2, 2019
US College students spend unforgettable spring break in Ghana

US College students spend unforgettable spring break in Ghana

Tallahassee Community College students came on a trip of a lifetime to Ghana during their Spring Break of 2019. The group arrived in Accra, Ghana, on March 16,…

GTA Digital April 29, 2019
Year of Return: Heritage And Cultural Society of Africa Summit to be launched

Year of Return: Heritage And Cultural Society of Africa Summit to be launched

The Heritage and Cultural Society of Africa (HACSA) will on Tuesday, April 30, 2019 launch the Heritage and Cultural Society of Africa (HACSA Summit) 2019 at the…

GTA Digital April 28, 2019
Ghana Diaspora Celebration and Homecoming Summit 2019 to be launched

Ghana Diaspora Celebration and Homecoming Summit 2019 to be launched

The Office of Diaspora Affairs at the Office of The President will on Tuesday, April 30, 2019 launch the Ghana Diaspora Celebration and Homecoming Summit 2019 at…

GTA Digital April 28, 2019
Ghana, Jamaica holds 2019 reggae dancehall music festival

Ghana, Jamaica holds 2019 reggae dancehall music festival

Reggae and dancehall music lovers were on Saturday, enthralled to some local and Jamaican reggae tunes as part of activities to mark the 2019 “year of return.”…

GTA Digital April 25, 2019
PANAFEST IN THE YEAR OF RETURN

PANAFEST IN THE YEAR OF RETURN

Powered by a development agenda, and as old as Ghana’s democratic dispensation, PANAFESTis undoubtedly a key stakeholder in the “Year of Return“. The…

GTA Digital April 23, 2019
Year of Return: Jamaica – Ghana Reggae Festival thrills patrons

Year of Return: Jamaica – Ghana Reggae Festival thrills patrons

It was a night of good reggae music and wonderful performances at the Independence Square, Accra last Saturday. Organised by Edge of the World Production (EOTWP),…

GTA Digital April 16, 2019
'Year of return': Hundreds of African-Americans resettle in Ghana

'Year of return': Hundreds of African-Americans resettle in Ghana

Ghana was one of the main West African departure points for the transatlantic slave trade. Today, the government has launched a campaign to reach out to the descendants…

GTA Digital April 13, 2019
Jamestown to Jamestown memorial trip to Ghana to commemorate 400 years of African diaspora

Jamestown to Jamestown memorial trip to Ghana to commemorate 400 years of African diaspora

The Jamestown to Jamestown Memorial Trip to Ghana, an official event of Ghana’s Year of Return, was announced at the 50th NAACP Image Awards in Hollywood, California…

GTA Digital April 9, 2019

NAACP COMMEMORATES 400 YEARS OF AFRICAN DIASPORA IN JAMESTOWN TO JAMESTOWN EVENT FROM AMERICA TO AFRICA

NAACP President and Vice President of Ghana Mahamudu Bawumia OFFICIAL EVENT OF GHANA’S HISTORIC ‘YEAR OF RETURN,’ TO BE ANNOUNCED AT 50th IMAGE AWARDS LOS…

GTA Digital April 8, 2019
Year of Return: Youth In Tourism Festival Launched

Year of Return: Youth In Tourism Festival Launched

The Tourism Society of Ghana (TOSOGHA) in partnership with the Ghana Tourism Authority and the Year of Return Steering Committee has today launched the Youth in…

GTA Digital April 7, 2019

Year of Return: 2019 MMG Foundation Annual Homecoming Dinner and Dance launched

This year’s edition of the MMG Foundation Annual Homecoming Dinner and Dance has been launched and is scheduled to take place at the Accra International Conference…

GTA Digital April 7, 2019
Nana Addo Asks Tourism Ministry, Tourism Authority To Build Pan-African Legacy of Early Leaders

Nana Addo Asks Tourism Ministry, Tourism Authority To Build Pan-African Legacy of Early Leaders

President Nana Addo has tasked the Ministry of Tourism, Culture & Creative Arts and the Ghana Tourism Authority (GTA) to build on what he described as the pan-African…

GTA Digital March 27, 2019
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