Ghana: ‘Recommended Occasions for December in GH Marketing campaign Introduced’


The Minister of Tourism, Arts and Tradition, Dr Ibra-him Mohammed Awal, has formally unveiled the counseled occasions scheduled for the 2022 ‘December in GH’ marketing campaign.

This 12 months’s calendar which incorporates over 90 occasions being en-dorsed by way of the Past the Go back Guidance Committee would happen from November 2022 to January 2023.

The actions integrated,

Afrochella, Little Havana, Style of Ghana, Afro Country, YouTube Creators Pageant, Westside Carni-val, Rhythms on da Runway and the Roverman Productions Pageant of Performs.

Different new actions added to the calendar integrated Ada River-fest, Jollof & Afrobeat Pageant, Afrobeats Bazaar, Ghana Water Polo Event, Nkyinkyim Museum Freedom Parade and First Time House Patrons in Ghana Seminar.

The minister unveiled the development right through a stakeholder engagement and customer support coaching for casual caterers organised by way of the Ghana Tourism Authority (GTA) in Accra on Monday.

The engagement used to be to coach and construct capability of the casual caterers on preparedness against the “December in GH” occasions scheduled for the 12 months.

Talking on the release, the minister instructed the normal caterers to promote Ghanaian tradition by way of making improvements to upon the native dishes to woo attainable vacationers into the


In keeping with the minister, cul-ture used to be essentially the most dynamic instrument for nationwide building and with out just right tradition property, tourism can’t be bought.

“Tradition and tourism are hyperlinks. With out just right tradition property, you can not promote tourism and our tradition is manifested in numerous issues equivalent to meals , clothes, language and the rest that we reveals so subsequently conventional caterers performs a very powerful function in promoting vacationer enchantment and making Ghana a good looking vacation spot,” he stated.

Dr Awal stated Ghana had very marketable cuisine however not able to obtain world consideration because of deficient packaging and repair supply.

He advised the caterers to make sure high quality provider and make Ghanaian dishes very sexy to be ate up on the global degree to spice up the rustic’s vacationer receipts.

“Do not be deceived concerning the continental dishes. Let’s be proud and promote our original Ghanaian meals equivalent to Waakye, Ga Kenkey, Apkele, Banku, Tuo Zaafi, Fufu, Ampesi. The foreigner does not come from The united states or different plac-es to come back and devour fried rice. They’re uninterested in that. They’d need to style our native dishes and that is what we need to painting to them so they may be able to have a really feel of it,” he added.