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Travel Ghana: Forts And Castles In Ghana

Slave Castles And Forts In Ghana TBT: If you could take an all-expense paid trip to Africa.  Where would you go? One of the must visit places in Africa is Ghana. https://africancelebs.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Cape-coast-castle-tour-2019-final1.mp4 There are so many historic places to visit in Ghana. Did you know that Ghana has more than 15 Forts and 3 castles? Even though they now serve as tourist centres, they are also a reminder of the dark horrific period in Ghana’s History. ‘A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots. I believe that imagination is stronger...

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Africa Travel: Must Visit Castles In Afrıca

 MUST VISIT CASTLES IN AFRICA “We travel not to escape life, but for life not to escape us” As surprising as it might sound, the number of castles in Africa is more than we can imagine. Due to the colonization of Portuguese, Dutch, German and British forces and subsequent wars, many castles were built for different purposes. Here is a look at iconic castles from Africa. CASTLE OF GOOD HOPE, SOUTH AFRICA Castle of Good Hope is one of the first examples of Dutch architecture in Cape Town. It was built in the 17th century as a defense mechanism,...

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Actor Jimmy Jean-Louis visits Cape Coast Castle…

Haitian Hollywood star actor, Jimmy Jean-Louis has visited the  Cape Coast Castle where he went on an emotional journey of how slaves were transported from Africa to Europe and elsewhere in the years of slave trade. Cape Coast Castle is one of about thirty “slave castles”, or large commercial forts, built on the Gold Coast of West Africa (now Ghana) by European traders. It was originally built by the Swedes for trade in timber and gold, but later used in the trans-Atlantic slave trade. Other Ghanaian slave castles include Elmina Castle and Fort Christiansborg. They were used to hold slaves...

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Wedding Trends 2020

2020 wedding trends –(African Edition) Ultimately, your wedding day is a celebration of love between you and the person you love. Every bride has a goal to throw the most epic and on trend wedding that her guests have ever seen and will be talking about for years to come.   https://africancelebs.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/Wedding-ideas-African-celebrities.mp4   2019 is one for the books with popular weddings like that of Ghanaian actor and politician John Dumelo   Somhale’s wedding We are still being inspired by Stephanie and Linus’s wedding that happened in 2012 (it was that amazing).     Ghanaian actor Adjetey Anang  ...

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LisaRaye McCoy Enstooled As Queen Mother Of Agona Kwanyanko

American actress LisaRaye McCoy was recently enstooled as the Queen Mother for Development of Women of Agona Kwanyanko (Central Region of Ghana). Chieftaincy in Africa is very prestigious  and must be held as such.   Ghana has 16 Regions namely:  Greater Accra Region – Accra Eastern Region – Koforidua Ashanti Region – Kumasi Ahafo Region – Goaso Central Region – Cape Coast Northern Region – Tamale Upper East Region – Bolgatanga Upper West Region – Wa Volta Region – Ho Bono Region – Sunyani Oti Region – Dambai North East Region – Nalerigu Savannah Region – Damango Bono East...

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