The year 2019 will be remembered for numerous moments. Notable among them will be it being declared as the “Year of Return”.
This “Year of Return” has been an all year long celebration with various events taking place all around the country as we mark 400 years of African slave emancipation. This call of return has also seen Africans in the diaspora make trips back home notable among them being America celebrities like Steve Harvey, Samuel L. Jackson, Deborah Cox and many others.
These visits coupled with the influx of international tourists has seen major boost in foreign exchange in the economy with reports indicating that the first nine months has seen government make an estimated $1.9 billion.
The festive month of December will see a climax of the whole celebrations and already plans are underway to make these crowning moments memorable. The standout events from the tall list events released by the “Year of Return” committee are Live X Festival with Cardi B, Kwaw Kese’s Return Concert, Saminifest, Afrochella, Afro Nation Ghana and the biggest of them all Rapperholic Unstoppable Edition among others. It promises to be fun this festive season as we bring a closure to the “Year of Return” fun fair.