Ghana has signed a deal with Event Horizon Entertainment Ltd, organisers of the popular Afro Nation concert to host the show for the next five years.
This deal was signed in the presence of President Akufo-Addo between the Ghana Tourism Authority and Event Horizon Entertainment Ltd at the ongoing UK-Africa Summit.
Announcing the deal on Twitter, Leading member of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) and cousin of the President, Gabby Otchere-Darko, wrote, “this means, investors, entrepreneurs, small and medium-sized businesses have at least a five-year investment plan to focus on to exploit well the anticipated annual Christmas traffic.”
Ghana signs a five-year deal for Afro Nation to be hosted annually in Ghana. Fanstastic news for traders and ravers! #UKAfricaInvestmentSummit #ChristmasIsGhana #GhanaBeyondTheReturn pic.twitter.com/4wWXnkkRMV
— Gabby Otchere-Darko (@GabbyDarko) January 21, 2020
The festival took place on Friday, December 27, at Laboma beach which saw back to back performances from billed artistes including Burna Boy, Stonebwoy, Falz, Fireboy, Medikal, Shatta Wale, Olamide, Alkaline, Wizkid, Teni, R2bees, Naira Marley and many others.