Entries by Michael Dakwa

Journey To The North.

“There is more to Ghana than Accra”. These words never miss the ears of us Accra dwellers, and indeed it never should. It was my personal mission to travel this country and see other parts and boy, was I glad when two researchers ( Prof. Britwum, and Dr Akorsu) offered me the opportunity to go […]

What is All this “Bliss” About Anyway?

You would want to know wouldn’t you? Well you can either take our short explanation or go for the more detailed info on the official event website BLISS is a bridal show inspired by the “Real Wedding” Experience. Come EXPERIENCE top notch wedding vendors in action doing what they will do best in a real […]

Poqua Poqu at Glitz Africa Fashion Week

Poqua Poqu has been one fashion brand we are super excited about at the ongoing Glitz Africa Fashion Week in Accra. Her collection showcased on the runway  was a breath of fresh air: toned colours, lots of white and patterned material in the mix: her fashion is bold in a subtle way. Well that’s our uneducated […]

This Has A Different Ring To It!

Micky and Asantewaa’s wedding was awesome in many ways. It was also one for uniqueness in the form of wood and stone rings! Naturally we were curious as to why they chose rings made of such material as opposed to conventional metallic rings.

For The Love of Tradition

Hurriedly hurriedly, quickly, quickly! The waves at sea are not peaceful today Neither will my love be still today! Today today I must marry her! Not another day ohh! No! Not another tomorrow! Am I not the son of Sodzi? I am! and to marry I go! My Friend come follow me ohh come follow […]

Fort Kormantin (also known as Fort Amsterdam)

Perched on a lofty hill in Abandze is one of the many forts that dot the Ghanaian coast line: Fort Armsterdam, aka Fort Kormantin. Now this fort is not as grand or imposing as the Cape Coast castle or Osu castle (Fort Christiansborg); and certainly not in the best of shapes to draw the ordinary tourist to it’s gates: but it does have a remarkable history worth sharing.