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Ga Mashie celebrates homowo in grand style [Photos]

The people of Ga Mashie in the Greater Accra Region on Saturday celebrated their annual Homowo festival in grand style. The festival which means “hooting at hunger” was characterised by several activities such as the pouring of libation by the traditional authorities and the sprinkling of their traditional food; “Kpokpoe” amidst gunshots, singing and drumming. Led by the chief of ...

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Ga Mashie to celebrate Homowo festival today

The people of Ga Mashie will today celebrate the annual Homowo festival in Accra. Homowo which means “hooting at hunger” is usually preceded by a month long ban on noise making and drumming in the capital city, Accra. It begins with the sowing of millet by the traditional priests in May every year. The festival is organized at varying times ...

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