Ghanaian-American-Liberian, Actor/Comedian Michael Blackson is gearing up to host the biggest New Year’s Eve party with firework extravaganza at the Independence Square on December 31.
This will be the first time an African country will be among others officially marking the dawn of a New Year.
Creator of Countdown Africa and Founder of AKvance, Akua Kufuor said: “This is about taking Africa to the world stage of celebrations.
What better time to showcase our presence to the world, than from the centre of the world?”
Some 20,000 guests are scheduled to be in attendance, including international and local celebrities, with surprise performances on the night.
KLM Country Manager Mees Van Ojik said “We are thrilled to be the first Official Travel Partners to Countdown Africa and look forward to bringing everyone from everywhere to this historic event.”
This celebration also supports one of the country’s key agendas to build up tourism and assist in leading to more business and investment opportunities.
Celebrities are set to follow in the footsteps of Naomi Campbell, Idris Elba amongst others who have spent the festive period in the Ghana
Australia, Asia, United Arab Emirates, Europe, America and now Africa.
Ghana to represent Africa in a historic move by joining the illustrious list by kicking off its inaugural New Years festivities with an elaborate display beamed across the world.