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Ghana commemorates German Reunification Day

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On the occasion of the 25th anniversary celebration of the German Reunification, Germans living in Ghana, Ghanaians and all German sympathizers met in the premises of the Goethe Institut to commemorate together one of the most important days in the history of Germany.

Die Band Dela Botri auf der Bühne des Goethe-Instituts
Die Band Dela Botri auf der Bühne des Goethe-Instituts© Deutsche Botschaft Accra

On the occasion of the 25th anniversary celebration of the German Reunification, Germans living in Ghana, Ghanaians and all German sympathizers met in the premises of the Goethe Institut to commemorate together one the most important days in the history of Germany. This was on the initiative of the German Embassy and the numerous German intermediary organizations in Accra. The celebration was placed under the theme the multifaceted cooperation between Ghana and Germany, which grew more intensive in the past 25 years.

On display were information on the various German-Ghanaian organizations and the stage program. An important moment of the event was the opening of the exhibition “The Path to German Reunification” by the German Ambassador to Ghana his Excellency Mr. Rüdiger John. As part of the commemoration the GIZ led a discussion between some Ghanaians who experienced the reunification 20 years ago in Germany. Children were entertained with children activities. The Ghanaian artist Dela Botri spiced the commemoration with some live music.

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Day of German Unity© German Embassy Accra

It was an opportunity for all to come together and to socialize. Both children and adults spent an informative and also entertaining day.

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