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Congressional leaders and Black Caucus mark 400th anniversary of slavery in Kente

Congressional leaders and Black Caucus mark 400th anniversary of slavery in Kente

Members of Congress observed the 400th anniversary Tuesday of the arrival of the first enslaved Africans in America at a time of renewed interest over the history…

GTA Digital September 12, 2019
Chale Wote: From local festival to boundary-pushing global platform

Chale Wote: From local festival to boundary-pushing global platform

Accra’s Chale Wote Art Festival is West Africa’s largest annual street art and performance art festival. For the past 8 years, it has grown from a small local…

GTA Digital September 10, 2019
“WAGHANDA FOREVER!” IN THIS YEAR OF "RETURN," MEMBERS OF THE "LOST TRIBE" CELEBRATE GHANA AND AFRICA'S POSSIBILITIES

“WAGHANDA FOREVER!” IN THIS YEAR OF "RETURN," MEMBERS OF THE "LOST TRIBE" CELEBRATE GHANA AND AFRICA'S POSSIBILITIES

Naia, Netta, and Mitty, at the Door of No Return. My daughter said: “Dad, I didn’t quite expect to see so many Mercedes on the road.” “Or…

GTA Digital September 2, 2019
Kojo Black commemorates Year of Return with 'Sunshine in Africa' song

Kojo Black commemorates Year of Return with 'Sunshine in Africa' song

As this year has been adjudged as the “Year of Return, Ghana 2019” an initiative set aside to commemorate this quarter-centenary since the anchoring of the first…

GTA Digital August 31, 2019
DELEGATION OF AFRICAN AMERICANS TO GHANA TO COMMEMORATE YEAR OF RETURN

DELEGATION OF AFRICAN AMERICANS TO GHANA TO COMMEMORATE YEAR OF RETURN

Nearly 300 African Americans reconnected with their African roots in the journey of a lifetime marking the 400th Anniversary of the Transatlantic Slave Trade NAACP…

GTA Digital August 30, 2019
Africa’s largest ancestry DNA unveiling takes place in Ghana; 250 Americans retrace 400-year slave route

Africa’s largest ancestry DNA unveiling takes place in Ghana; 250 Americans retrace 400-year slave route

Some 250 African-Americans gathered at the Cape Coast Castle, Ghana, to mark the 400th anniversary of the arrival of the first ship of enslaved Africans to English…

GTA Digital August 29, 2019
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