Ghanaians in New York Metropolis within the United State of America additionally joined their counterparts in Ghana within the celebration of Independence Day Celebration on the sixth, of March by hoisting a flag in a brief ceremony in New York.
The event noticed New York Metropolis Mayor Eric Adams fortunately becoming a member of Consul Common, Ghana Everlasting Mission UN, New York, Hon Daniel Kingsley Atta Boafo hoisting the Ghana flag to commemorate the day.
Hon Atta Boafo underscored the necessity to cherish and uphold the values of Ghana to promote the nation to the world reiterating the respect the Mayor of New York Metropolis has for Ghana therefore his go to to the nation after successful an election.
Ghana attained its independence in 1957 after being colonized by the British Empire. Since then Ghanaians have been commemorating at the present time yearly by marching previous Safety Providers, Faculty Youngsters, organizations, associations and market girls.
This 12 months’s personal was held within the Volta Area of Ghana with the President of Guinea Bissau who doubles because the Chairman of the ECOWAS, H.E Umaro Sissoco Embalo Umaro because the Particular Visitor of Honor.
Since time immemorial, Accra has been internet hosting the event yearly however from 2019 to replace, the occasion has been rotating from one area to a different yearly permitting Ghanaians in one other a part of the nation to have a really feel of the event.
New York Metropolis Mayor Eric Adams stated the Independence Anniversary is a really historic day within the historical past of Ghana as they hint their highway to sovereignty 66 years in the past.
He stated many individuals have misplaced their family members by slavery saying many individuals have left the shores
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