Ghana marked 63 years of independence yesterday, March 6, 2020 with a parade at Kumasi, the Ashanti Regional capital.
This is the second time the celebration is being held outside Accra after Tamale in 2019.
Yesterday marks the 63rd year since Dr Kwame Nkrumah made the declaration of independence of Ghana from british colonialism.
As Ghana celebrates her 63rd Independence day yesterday in Kumasi, among the many beautiful scenes that was captured by Zackgh.com Team is this beautiful little Army kid from Royal Ashanti Pre-School, a popular kindergaten based in Kumasi.
This kid was seen with her soldier dad in an army uniform just like her daddy, we will say “Like Father, Like Daughter”, she is taking up father’s profession at an early age.
Check out the beautiful photos below:
Let’s look at other pictures captures at the independence parade:
The National parade was held at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium on the theme; “Consolidating Our Gains.”
Like other years, the celebration featured march pasts and performances from the security services.
Various groups comprising of masqueraders, kayayei among others also marched.
Some dance troupes and gymnasts also performed during the event.
The celebration was graced by the Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago, Keith Rowley and Asantehene Otumfuo Osei Tutu II among others.
President Nana Akufo-Addo urged Ghana not to rest on its oars despite its economic gains.
According to him, regardless of the stable peace enjoyed in Ghana as well as economic successes, infrastructural deficit and poverty continue to bedevil the country.
Photo credit: National Youth Authority