August 31, 2016

Ivoire Adeba” PAQUINOU 2016 “

The Christian Journal, Manhattan, New York  – Every year, with the approach of Easter in Côte d’Ivoire, the people of Baoulé choose this time to celebrate Easter , commonly called ” Paquinou “. This time of year is a great moment of reunion of the people of Baoulé . Baoulé is an Akan tribe and one of the largest groups in Côte d’Ivoire. The … [Read more...]

Historical Meeting Between The Kingdom Of Ashanti And The Accompong Maroons In Jamaica

By Accompong Maroons - Colonel Ferron Williams returned back to the island this weekend with a delegation of Accompong Maroons whom he had led to the Kingdom of Ashanti, Ghana, for a historical meeting with the Asantehene. Maroon delegation from left to right: Timothy McPherson, Toni-Ann Williams, Cassandra Wall, Col. Ferron Williams, Opal … [Read more...]

Enstoolment of Asante Chiefs, Queenmothers in the Netherlands

Peacefmonline - Culture is dynamic and the Netherlands are privileged to have had firsthand experience of the Ghanaian culture when a group of queenmothers were outdoored. The Asantefuohemaa, Nana Ama Serwaa Nyarko ?, queenmother of Asantes in the Netherlands, in her traditional role as queenmother has nominated and enstooled Chiefs and … [Read more...]

Ghana Makes History with First Ever Flag Raising in Yonkers

Permanent Mission of Ghana to the United Nations The Ghana flag was for the first time raised in front of the Yonkers City Hall in New York to commemorate the 59th independence anniversary. It is the first ever by an African country in Yonkers. As part of the ceremony, a traditional invocation and incantation enlisting the support and … [Read more...]