Highlights from 2018 Francophonie Festival [+ images]

Each year, la Francophonie is celebrated on 20th March among populations who share the French language in about 84 countries scattered on the five continents. In Ghana, the 10th to the 24th of March, 2018 was earmarked for the “Quinzaine de la Francophonie”, during which a number of symbolic events were organised by the francophone […]

2018 Francophonie Festival set for March 10 – 24

The Francophone embassies in Ghana and Alliance Française cordially invite you to the opening ceremony of the 2018 Francophonie Festival that will be held at Alliance Française on Saturday 10th of March in the presence of H.E Prof. Matthew Prempeh, Minister of Education and the Francophone Ambassadors in Ghana. This year, Caribbean music sensation, Dominik […]

West African Food Fest slated for THIS SATURDAY!

Orange ID in partnership with Alliance Francaise Accra presents the second edition of the West African Food Festival slated for Saturday, 9th February, 2018 from 11am – 7pm at Alliance Francaise Accra premises. Orange ID is an event and talent management company based in Accra, Ghana. It was founded in 2014, and has been the organizer of […]

Alliance Française marks 60 years in Ghana [+images]

Last Saturday at the Alliance Française, the weeklong celebration came to a climax with a closing ceremony that was graced with the presence of the His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, President of the Republic of Ghana.  There was no shortage of commendation as President Nana Akufo-Addo paid tribute to the institution, saying “I would […]

Yaa Yaa set for another thrilling show at Alliance Francaise

After thrilling fans a few weeks ago at Badu Lounge with her breathtaking music, singer/songwriter and actress, Yaa Yaa has been billed to perform at Alliance Francaise Accra on Saturday, November 11 at 8 pm. Dubbed ”Jubilee Music Jam”, the ‘Life’ hitmaker will be performing alongside other amazing artists such as Adomaa, Nana Yaa Thomas, […]

IMAGES & FOOTAGE: VILLY & The Xtreme Volumes @ Uncolonised III Concert

See images and footage from last Saturday’s Uncolonised III Concert headlined by VILLY & The Xtreme Volumes. A celebration of the life and impact of Afrobeat founder Fela Kuti 20 years after his death, the well-attended show was compered by broadcaster and spoken word act Akosua Hanson For the third time since 2014, the atmosphere at Alliance […]

VILLY & The Xtreme Volumes return to Alliance Francais with Uncolonised III concert

VILLY & The Xtreme Volumes are back with their annual concert themed: Uncolonised III, said to be amongst the most successful concert series in Accra on Saturday 30th September, 2017 at 8pm, at the Amphitheatre of Alliance Francaise Accra. Villy & The Xtreme kick started this series in 2014 in collaboration with Alliance Francaise and based on […]

M.anifest, EFYA, Okyeame Kwame named for Founder’s Treat, Sept 20!

Since 2009, the 21st day of September is observed every year as Founders day to memorialize the achievements and legacy of Ghana’s first President, Dr. Kwame Nkrumah and is marked with various events across the country. The Founder’s Treat is an event organized to celebrate and commemorate the birth of Ghana’s first President, Dr. Kwame Nkrumah. […]

Mohammed Alidu for Music Xchange Day @ Alliance Française, Sept. 16!

MUSICXCHANGE GHANA is an international non-profit organization that supports positive change through the power of music and has successfully executed events in Accra, Kumasi, Tamale, Takoradi and Aflao. The project stems from a deep interest in ethnomusicology and is driven by the belief that music can be a powerful vehicle of change.  USA based Ghanaian musician Mohammed Alidu […]