Official cloth for the “Year of Return, Ghana 2019” has been launched successfully at the Accra International Conference Center on Wednesday, July 3 2019 under the theme “Recognising Diaspora Contributions Towards Nation Development”.
The “Year of Return, Ghana 2019” is a yearlong commemoration and celebration of global African resilience inviting the Global African family, home and abroad, to mark 400 years of the arrival of the first enslaved Africans.
Ghana is the first African country to organise a concerted effort to commemorate the 400 year anniversary of the arrival of the first enslaved Africans in the United States in 1619.
However, cloth in Africa are not just worn for the fashion but also worn to celebrate something of significance. For this reason, the “Year of Return Ghana 2019” cloth is to celebrate and commemorate the 400 years of African resilience.
The cloth comes in 2 colours, the black colour and white colour. Year Of Return – #Brafie