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Traditional One Week Celebrations In Honor Of Nana Sanaa Atta Darko

A notable feature of Akan culture is the celebration of the dead a week after his or her departure. On this day, the date on which the deceased will be laid in state and other important activities are announced to the people present. Members of the Ghanaian community in Chicago, especially the Akans, observe this tradition strictly, especially when a ...

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Video and images From The Southern Volta Association’s 2019 Picnic

Members and friends of the Southern Volta Association (SVA), gathered at Romeoville Illinois for the annual picnic of the group. The President, Paul Sogbe, hosted the event. The lenses of sankofaonline.com were there to bring this video and images to our worldwide audience.

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Mr. Sedekie Sackor’s Mega Birthday Bash.

Friends and family of Mr. Sedekie Sackor gathered at his residence in Romeoville, Illinois, in support of his 50th birthday celebration recently. Combination of his spacious backyard setup with tables well decorated , nonstop music, food and “drinks freely flowing” coupled with large number of revelers dancing all evening long made the party a mega hit ! The lenses of ...

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Nana Addo meets Ghanaians in France !

On Monday, 8th July, 2019, The President of the Republic of Ghana, Nana Ado Dankwa Akufo-Addo , interacted with members of the Ghanaian community resident in France, as part of his official visit to that country. He spoke about the positive impact the siting of the Secretariat of the African Continental Free Trade Area will have on our country; He ...

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Mega Annual SLOPSA-USA Fundraising Event In Lombard Illinois !

Old students of St. Louis Senior High School, SLOPSA, in Kumasi, Ghana, converged at the luxurious Carlisle Banquet hall In Lombard Illinois for their annual fundraising to support their former high school. The event made a strong case for the Ghanaian community here for hosting events on Fridays to lift off the pressure from the crowded Saturday events……..details later The ...

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July 4 2019 Around Town

July 4th is independence day celebrations in the United States. Families and friends gather to celebrate the day. The Hodogbe family in Romeoville, Illinois, supported by friends and family celebrated the graduation of their daughter, Fafali Hodogbey. She graduated from 8th grade on her way to high school! The lenses of www.sankofaonline.com were there to bring these images to our ...

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Dr. Nana Kofi Amponsah Celebrates 60 In Style!

Dr. Nana Kofi Amponsah celebrated 60th birthday with his family, friends and loved ones at Romeoville Illinois recently. The following are pictures from the event.The celebration was an amazing combination of music , gifts to the celebrant ,lots of foods and drinks to climax the evening.

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Graduation and Trunk Party For Tiffany

June 23 2019 Romeoville Illinois: Members of the Ghanaian community joined the Kotogbor family to celebrate the graduation of their daughter, Tiffany , from high school . Tiffany have also been accepted into the University of Maryland this coming fall. We wish Tiffany continued success and the Lord’s blessings! The lenses of www.sankofaonline.com were there to bring these beautiful images ...

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