29. September 2022
August 29, 2022
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5min59
The absence of directional signs to tourist sites and inaccessible roads have been cited among challenges affecting the promotion of 25 tourism sites identified in 10 regions. The tourism sites, located in the Greater Accra, Central, Western, Eastern, Volta, Ashanti, Northern, Upper West, Upper East and Bono East Regions, also do not have adequate souvenirs […]

August 28, 2022
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3min42
A tourism forum under the auspices of the Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture has been held in the Volta Region with a call on all stakeholders to help improve on the index to make hotel rates affordable and to be very competitive with the neighboring countries. The convener of the forum, Mr. Maxwell Amekpor, CEO […]

August 24, 2022
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5min115
Osu, the centre of the world celebrates Afi. There’s no town with the ethnic composition and configuration like Osu anywhere in Ghana, Africa, and I daresay the world. None. Osu is the Ga town immediate to the east of Ga Mashi (the nerve centre of the Ga state). Osu was one of the three components […]

April 15, 2022
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4min90
The Deputy Minister for Tourism, Creative Arts and Culture, Mark Okuraku-Mantey, is confident the Kwahu Paragliding Festival would play a major role in raising its 2022 targeted revenue of $2.3 billion. This he believes would make tourism the Number One gross domestic product contributor in the country. He said this during the launch of this […]

November 11, 2021
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5min85
After the cancellation of two signature global trade shows due to the Covid-19 pandemic, South African Tourism is excited to once again host both Meetings Africa and Africa’s Travel Indaba. The destination marketing organisation on Wednesday, November 10 confirmed that the flagship business events and leisure trade shows will return next year, with both platforms […]

April 8, 2021
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1min81
Effective Thursday, April 8, 2021, The Ghana Embassy in the USA will launch a new passport and visa platform as part of the Embassy’s ongoing efforts to provide improved services. Compared to the Embassy’s previous application system, the new system will be a user-friendly and fully integrated visa and passport application system. Additionally, the Embassy expects […]

February 4, 2019
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13min118
August 2019 will officially mark 400 years of the start of the Transatlantic slave trade, an act which crippled African nations and dispelled black people into the Caribbean, West Indies and America. In commemoration of the event which has been described as humanities greatest injustice against black people, Ghana’s President, Nana Akufo-Addo has declared 2019 […]

September 14, 2018
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2min82
The Ghana Tourism Authority would organise a corporate paragliding dubbed ‘Fun and Fly’ paragliding Festival 2018 at the Odweanoma Mountains, Atibie in Kwahu from Friday, September 28 to Sunday, September 30. The ‘Fun and Fly’ paragliding, which is the second to be organised this year, is being organised for corporate entities and other organizations to […]

September 14, 2018
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4min72
Former Deputy CEO of Ghana Tourism Development Company (GTDC), Akua Blakofe, is wondering what has happened to the numerous promises made by the Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture, when she assumed office. According to Oheneba Akua Manfo, popularly known as Akua Blakofe, there is absolutely nothing going on. “Walking around town, you feel the sense […]