The Journey Begins

Thanks for joining me! And thank you for finding my little blog all about Accra. This is the city I currently call home, and so while here I thought I would do a small blog about the city, the people, life here and generally anything that takes my fancy on life here in Accra. I…

Ghana Chocycoch Cocoa

The cocoa tree is a native to the Americas. It originated in Central American and part at Mexico. More than 5,000 years ago, it was consumed by pre-Columbia culture along the vocation long before the cocoa seed became popular; the sweet pulp of the chocolate fruits, used in making a fermented (5% alcohol) beverage, fruit…

Ghollywood golly gosh

Today, Ghollywood, as the Ghanaian movie industry is known, has come a long way. Apart from the sex appeal of Ghanaian movies, they parade some of the most beautiful actresses in Africa, which has kept movie lovers interested in seeing their faces, even if the movie isn’t so interesting. In the last few years,even Nigerians…

Watch me do Azonto

Erybody’s doin’ it! Around these parts anyway. If you haven’t witnessed some azonto moves, then chale u need fo go ghana party sef: Yep, earworm of a track, Sarkodie feat. E.L., U Go Kill Me, pure azonto, pure Ghana. Azonto is a dance and music genre from Ghana. The dance is known to have originated…

Ghana’s “big” Six

HISTORY THE OF THE BIG SIX Just as names as like “Nelson Mandela”, “Julius Nyerere”, & Ellen Sirleaaf can never be erased in the minds of South Africans, Tanzanians, & Liberians respectively. The same feeling and great admiration for these great leaders is also replicated in Ghana when the “Big Six” is mentioned. In Ghana,…

GHANA’S BIRTHDAY February 12, 1957

GHANA’S BIRTHDAY Formally Ghana was under direct British colonial rule. On, the first Ghanaian government dominated by native Ghanaians was formed in the run to independence. The independence day of Ghana was officially announced on 6th March, 1957.The people of Ghana after a lot of struggle became free—-the first Black African country to gain independence….