Tag Archives: La

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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George Lucas’ $1 billion ‘Star Wars’ museum finds Los Angeles home


“Star Wars” filmmaker George Lucas has settled on Los Angeles for the home of his $1 billion storytelling museum, after pulling the project from Chicago last year. Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti said Tuesday that the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art will be located in Exposition Park in downtown Los Angeles. “I believed in the vision for the Lucas Museum, ...

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Gov’t to compensate La residents over Trade Fair land

Haruna Iddrisu, Minister of Employment and Labour Relations

Government is to compensate the chiefs and people of La over the acquisition of the 127- acre land site of the Ghana Trade Fair Centre in Accra. A lump sum payment will be made while part of the compensation will be put into equity for perpetual use of the La people, Haruna Iddrisu, Minister of Trade and Industry announced on ...

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