2019 is 'Year of Return' in Ghama; Jamaica on board

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babsy-grange-minister.jpgMinister of Culture, Olivia Grange, says Jamaica endorses the "Year of Return, Ghana 2019″.

The Year of Return, is an initiative of the Ghanaian government which is intended to encourage people of African descent to visit Africa.

Speaking at the Caribbean launch of the Year of Return in Kingston yesterday (January 27), Ms. Grange said she is content that the government of Ghana has opened the door for people in the African diaspora to return. She pointed out that Reggae music will play a prominent role in the celebration.

Ghana's Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture Catherine Afeku said it was important to begin the Year of Return Programme for the Caribbean in Jamaica.She however added that Ghana is not paved with gold and persons returning will have to make a way for themselves.