Marking the end to Hunger. Homowo Festival is celebrated by the GA people of the Greater Accra region of Ghana. The festival is to commerate the period in their history when there was a serious famine in the land. The festival is very glamorous and show cases a great deal of traditional values of the GA people
Procession of chiefs and people pay homage to Yaa Asantewaa, the Ashanti war heroine who defeated the Britians.
Large biennial event of African culture; Theatre, music, cinema, poetry and lectures with traditional processions.
CAPE COAST/ELMINA/ADDIN MANSO
Thousands attend to see Kente-weaving competition, the crowning of Miss Agbamevor(Miss Kente), and procession of Chiefs