Since the 1800's, Ghanaians have distinguished themselves internationally as a gifted in the arts, sciences, sports, music, dance, academia, and retention of cultural traditions. Anyone who has sat in a classroom with a Ghanaian can attest to their excellence when pursuing a professional or academic goal.
AccraPremium celebrates 12 Ghanaian individuals and brands that are projecting "Brand Ghana" positively on the international scene. Who is YOUR favorite Ghanaian on the international scene? Tell us in the comments.
Proudly Ghanaian - Melissa
In 2014, the Accra Salsa Congress presents the first Accra AfroLatin Festival! As this exciting annual international dance event has evolved over the past 3 years, a number of African dance style have gained tremendous popularity worldwide and in Ghana. Kizomba, Azonto, Soukous, Semba and many other African dance styles will be taught and performed during the Festival weekend event which will take place November 28-30, 2014 here in Accra.
As with previous years, we have a fantastic international line-up of top dancers who will come to Ghana for 3 nights of dance classes, socializing and performances.
Below, check out some social dancing images from our 2013 and 2012 events. For more information visit www.accrasalsacongress.com or call us at 0240 94 66 55.
The last weekend of November, Accra was on fire for the 2nd Accra International Salsa Congress. The event took place in various venues across the city. Participants enjoyed social dancing, parties, dance classes and a Grand Finale performance showcasing the exciting international line-up of world class Salsa, Kizomba and Bachata Dancers.
Our good friends at FashionistaGH were on hand to video capture some images from the event. More images to follow.
Social Dancing at Afrikiko Kizomba Party
VIP Welcome Reception at Golden Tulip Accra Hotel
Take advantage of the EarlyBird discount Tickets that are on sale now. Prices are higher at the door! Please call AccraPremium at 0240 94 66 55 for more information, or visit our website www.accrasalsacongress.com
Melissa - XOXOX
COUNTDOWN TO THE 2013 ACCRA SALSA CONGRESS
We have just 60 days until Africa's premier Latin Dance Extravaganza returns to Accra! The line-up this year is AMAZING! The main event will take place Friday November 29, 2013 at the National Theater of Ghana. There will be three nights of parties and special activities.
Below, enjoy clips from the 2012 Accra Salsa Congress Grand Finale Dance Showcase Performances, featuring dancers from the US, Mexico, Ghana and Nigeria. DO not miss this year's event!!
For tickets and information, www.accrasalsacongress.com or call AccraPremium at 0240 94 66 55
A Bailarrr!! - Melissa
We are honored to have been mentioned in an interesting Travelogue appearing in the current Departures Magazine, a Luxury Magazine covering travel, shopping, fashion, design, arts and culture published by American Express.
Author and friend of AccraPremium, Taiye Selasi makes reference to her experiences at the 2012 Accra Salsa Congress. If you have access to this magazine, please pick up a copy!
Smiling!! - Melissa
Salsa, Bachata, and Kizomba music and dance lovers, if you have been awaiting a good excuse for a visit to West Africa, AccraPremium has a special treat for you. From Nov 28 - 30, 2013, some of the International & Latin dance world's top performers will be coming to Accra and Lagos to perform for you, to teach you and to dance with you.
The Accra International Salsa Congress is SubSaharan Africa's first and finest major Latin dance event. Last year, hundred of dancers and dance lovers converged in Accra for 3 unforgettable days of music, dance, networking and major enjoyment. The 2013 Accra Salsa Congress promises to be even better than last year.
You have a little time left to plan for this very special event. We will update you on airfare and hotel specials from all parts of the world. If you would like more information or help with planning the visit, please contact us here.
Besos - Melissa
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