The Akwaaba Dinner: Photo Essay

On Day 14, July 21st MPAGErs attended the third annual Akwaaba Dinner hosted by the Diaspora African Forum a sanction of the African Union (AU). The AU is an organization that assists African-Americans who yearn to be a part of their roots. The dinner was a fanfare with many prominent Ghanaian and African American guests including Ghana’s biggest television executives Kwam Ansah, Ghanian starlet Ama K. Aberese, amongst chiefs, queenmothers, and several others. Below is a photo essay of the extravaganza:

(Borley Quaye, Brandon Bates, Kamau Grimes, Khadijah Aleem, Emmaniel Saint-Ange, and Roman Johnson outside Gala)

(Frontal view gala dinner)

(Gala’s honorees)

(Brandon Bates is honored with bearing the candle during closing ceremony)

Written by Kwabena ‘Kobi’ Ansong

July 26, 2012, Cape Coast, Ghana

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