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Koby Maxwell Productions celebrate Ghana at 60 in USA

As part of plans to celebrate 60 years of Ghanaian independence, Koby Maxwell Productions and Koby Maxwell are hosting a number of Ghanaian and other African artists to join hands in celebrating the beauty and culture of Ghana and Africa in the Washington DC metro area on March 11, 2017. This will be the 5th Ghana independence celebrations festivities organized …

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AfroXmas 2016 In Ghana To Be Exciting Says Syphics Studios

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The AfroXmas Music Festival will set the west African port city of Tema – located in Ghana – agog when Syphics Studios and MIMLife Records hosts the second edition come December 2016. AfroXmas venue goes back to the Chemu Secondary School Park near the Narh Bita hospital in Tema Community 7 this year. Artists expected to perform are multi-award-winning Mugeez …

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LaBré Fashion Collection Contributes To Ghana Economy

Breanna Moore, a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania (UPenn) in Philadelphia USA launched the LaBré fashion line to increase economic growth in Ghana through job creation with Ghanaian inspired fabrics. LaBré employs local artisans in Ghana who hand make all of their apparels. Breanna studied twice in Ghana as an undergraduate at the University of Pennsylvania, while in Ghana …

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What Is 4th Of July To African-Americans In USA?

The ‘What Is 4th Of July To African-Americans In USA?’ piece is by April Dokpesi and was published on VenturesAfrica July 4, 2015. The declaration of independence was signed on July 4th 1776, marking America’s independence from Britain. However, the Black man in America did not get his freedom until 1865 when slavery was abolished. For most Americans, the fourth of …

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Ambassador Smith acknowledges Ambolley’s authenticity in USA

His Excellency, Lt. Gen. Joseph Henry Smith (Rtd); Ghana’s Ambassador to the United States (US) has commended legendary Ghanaian musician Gyedu-Blay Ambolley for being one of the most authentic musicians to ever come out of Ghana. Ambassador Smith said this at an event put together in honor of Ambolley when the musician paid a courtesy call on the embassy of …

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