Ghana will host the major yearly music and arts festival show “Afro Nation”, for five subsequent years.

The deal was sealed in the presence of Ghanaian President, Nana Addo Dankwah Akuffo-Addo by Mr. Akwasi Agyemang,


the CEO of Ghana Tourism Authority and Event Horizon Entertainment Ltd, organizers of Afro Nation festival in London.

, on the sidelines of the UK Africa Summit., on the sidelines of the UK Africa Summit.


This agreement is part of the Ghana government beyond the year of return project plans which main purpose is to involve Africans in the diaspora.

As well as all individuals of black descent in trade and investments co-operation, skills and knowledge development in a more positive direction.

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Creating awareness of this plan to the public, Gabby Othere Darko, shared a picture of president Akuffo -Addo at the ongoing UK Africa summit on his social media handle with the caption

“Ghana signs a five-year deal to host afro nation in Ghana annually. Fantastic news for traders and ravers!”


This means, businesspersons, stakeholders, small scale and large scale enterprises can at least have a 5-year business deal to focus on and to use well during the expected annual charismas trade.

Ruddy Kwakye, the Executive Producer of Afro Nation Ghana disclosed in an interview with Joy News that, the operators of the music beach festival have seen the impact of holding the festival in Ghana.


He concluded that, although they’ve come to a consensus, but the team will soon finalize the details on the dates, venue of the event and those who will participate in the upcoming music festival.


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Diverse  people, diverse fashion, Diverse culture. You can’t go wrong! More Fashion Highlights from the 2019 Afro Nation Ghana.

Everyone who attended the event had an awesome time!


If you missed out, don’t worry, watch out the Afro Nation Ghana 2020 dates!

We love all the  different colourful outfits.  The For all those who missed Afro Nation in December we hope to see you there this year!







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Afro Nation Ghana was one of the most talked about event last year and people still can’t stop talking the 4 day event.

The show gave lots of fans the chance to watch their favourite artists perform live, others even got to meet and take photos with them.

The event was hugely successful! 

Check out some freestyle fashion trends from Afro Nation Ghana:

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Afro Nation Ghana was such a huge success with amazing performances from top talented artist from Africa and beyond.


Check out some of the LIT performances that we have compiled for you. Enjoy!


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Calling all Afro Nation Fans! Afro Nation Vol. 1 EP is Out Now on all Platforms

Lit banger by Moves Recording has popular Tanzanian, Ghanaian and Nigerian Artists including Bisa Kdei, Adekunle Gold, Slim Kofi, Ice Prince, Vanessa Mdee, Kidi, Lighter TOD, Joey B, Kuami Eugene, Medikal and more.





Afro Nation Ghana is just around the corner, 27th – 30th December in Accra, Ghana.




Let’s support our artists by making Afro Nation, Vol. 1 numero uno this Christmas

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As part of The Year Of Return President Nana Akufo-Addo has granted Ghanaian citizenship to 126 Africans in the Diaspora including


Rita Marley becomes a Ghanaian Citizen

Rita Marley, the wife of reggae legend Bob Marley.

Rita Marley has been residing in Ghana for more than 10 years. Through the Rita Marley Foundation, she has been helping the less prevailed.

The new Ghanaian citizens took the oath of loyalty to Ghana. The ceremony was held at the Accra Jubilee House.

Year of Return is a government initiative to celebrate 400 years of the slave trade. The event that began in January 2019 saw many people visiting the country.

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This year celebrates 400 years since a small group of captured Africans was imprisoned in an English vessel in Jamestown, Virginia in the United States.

In 2016, it is believed the Former president John Mahama, also granted  citizenship to some Africans the Diaspora.


The coming back of the African Diaspora is economically pragmatic for Ghana, apart from sentimental reasons.

The Ghanaian government has relaxed the visa requirements for some countries earlier this year and halved the price of a visa upon entry in anticipation that this will boost tourism in Ghana.

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The Afro Nation and many other events /festivals are expected to attract thousands of young Africans from the Diaspora over the festive season.


In the US this year, among some African American celebrities, black college alumni organizations and similar groups, Ghana have been heralded as a significant end-of-year holiday destination.

Ghanaians are hopeful that people visiting the country will also not only enjoy themselves but also invest in Ghana…

Steve Harvey In Ghana


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The most anticipated beach festival in Ghana, Afro Nation have dropped the fourth wave of artists for its maiden African edition, with no fewer than twelve new artists added to the stacked lineup, including Sneakbo

Afro Nation Ghana will be bringing together the global African community from 27th30th December in Accra, Ghana, the hugely successful European festival,

In addition to Sneakbo, the fifth lineup announcement features Becca, Runtown, Wiley, Seyi Shay and more




Check out all the artists who will be performing during the 4 days beach festival in Ghana next month.




Celebrating all things afrobeats, hip-hop, UK rap, reggae and dancehall, the party on the country’s golden sands will see party goers enjoy celebrations across Ghana’s sun-soaked coastline



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Check the Afro Nation Ghana itinerary to see which day and date your favourite act is performing before purchasing your ‘DAY’ ticket. 

Afro Nation Ghana DAY ticket can now be bought from The First National Bank in Accra from the 7 places mentioned below

1. Achimota Mall⁣
2. Junction Mall⁣
3. Accra Mall⁣
4. Accra Financial Center⁣
5. West Hills Mall⁣
6. Tema Comm 11 (GIAAN Towers)⁣
7. Makola Shopping Mall⁣

Alternatively, please  call 0541304800 for more info.



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Afro Nation Puerto Rico 2020

After the success of the first edition of Afro Nation in Portugal this August, the world’s number one beach festival is coming to America Next Year!


Afro Nation Puerto Rico -18th - 21st March 2020


DATE: 18th – 21st March 2020⁣ in San Juan, Puerto Rico⁣

Afro Nation Puerto Rico is estimated to be even bigger than “The Afro Nation Festival” in Portugal. The organisers have not confirmed any artist yet.

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In addition to the 2020 event, there will be Afro Nation Ghana Festival in Accra, Ghana from the 27th to  30th December 2019.

Top artists set to perform includes Stonebwoy, Burna Boy, Shatta Wale, J Hus, Black, Davido, Wizkid, Adekunle,  Kidi, Wendy Shay and more.

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Afro Nation Ghana




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The Africa edition of Afro Nation will hit the shores of Ghana this December!

SMADE entertainment and his team are giving the world the deserving experience of African beats through their beach events.

The unique beach event was created to strengthen unity, love and peace among Africans in diaspora and Afrobeat fans

It also showcases the incomparable beauties of African culture and exceptional qualities of African music to the Europeans.


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Afro Nation Ghana


Afro Nation was originally designed to offer Africans in the Diaspora, however, the inaugural event paved way for more opportunities.

The turnout exceeded the expectations of the hosts as well as that of the fans. This eventually led to the creation of more as demanded.

This time around, Smade Events will be bringing the beach event to Ghana as the event promises to replicate what it is known for, absolute entertainment!

Just like in Portugal this August, the Ghana edition of the beach event will be star-studded with the list of top rated African entertainers and other top performers being rolled out already.

Afro Nation is believed to be the biggest urban music beach festival in Europe and Africa



Top Afrobeat moguls such as StoneBwoy, Wizkid, Davido, D’banj, Shatta Wale Burna Boy, Falz, Eddie Kadi, Yungen, Yxng Bane, Teni,

The Compozers, King Promise, Wendy Shay, Kidi and more will be performing.

The event is scheduled to take place between December 27th and 30th 2019 at the stunning Laboma beach, Accra with an average temperature of 30oC in December.



Fortunately, they have worked out all the flight cost for you.


Afro Nation Ghana 2019 Laboma Beach, Accra‎




‘The coastline is about 560 km away from the Aflo, Volta Region, however closer to many cities of Ghana and most importantly, the country’s Kotoka International Airport…’

The beach is certainly going to be a festival paradise as it will be flooded by highly esteemed fans who already believe December to be a month of excitement.

Undoubtedly, fans that attended the Portugal edition of the event sure understand how big this is for Ghana and the whole of Africa as it is certainly going to attract thousands of people across the globe.


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SMADE Entertainment Held Yet another Blast in Portugal

The southernmost region of Portugal, Algarve hosted another unique Afro Entertainment through the prominent UK Afrobeats promoter, SMADE Entertainment.

The event was tagged “The Afro Nation Festival” and had in attendance, several famous African Hip Hop artists.


Many believed the fun-filled event is the biggest urban music beach festival in Europe as it attracted many tourists and other Afrobeats loving personalities in the country.


The name SMADE popularized the event. SMADE is a UK based Afrobeat entertainment promotion organization that hosts almost all African entertainers in the UK and beyond.

Just like the saying no hard work goes unnoticed, King SMADE was at the House of Commons UK to pick up an award for his contributions and promotion of African Culture & Music.

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Event Organiser KING SMADE

The CEO, Mr. Adeosun Junior, was able to tap from his pool of experience to craft an entire organization to showcase African talents not only in the UK, but also Europe and beyond.

Since the inception in 2012, SMADE, through his host of experienced experts, has successfully promoted numerous African personalities including:

Davido, Adekunle Gold, B Young, Wizkid, Burna Boy, Stefflon Don, Stonebwoy, D’Banj, Femi Kuti, Vanessa Mdee, Tiwa Savage among others.

This is sure a landmark achievement, compared with other international Afrobeat promotion industries around the globe.

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Afro Nation Portugal 2019

The first edition of Afro Nation event held in Portugal between the 1st and 4th of August at the popular Portimao, a town best known for its glittering sea, 300 days sunlight.

A temperature average of 26oC and welcoming white sand, offering the expected entertainment to Afrobeats lovers around the world.


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Undoubtedly, the location that offers other exciting side attractions such as beach party, boat party, and a beautiful terrain buttressed the specific plan of the event planners to accommodate several thousands of people.

Many celebrities anticipated the turnout and how beautiful the nights were going to be, and the Afro Nation Festival sure wasn’t a disappointment when it kick-started on the 1st of August.


The festival saw Hardy Caprio sang Unsigned, D’Banj sang many songs in his Entertainer album, Olounmaje, Give it to me and more.

Wizkid sang his latest single with Beyoncé Knowles, Brown Skin Girl, and others such as Tease me and Pakurumo.


Davido also made a breathtaking performance with singles like Aye, Skelewu, Burna Boy, Tiwa Savage, Stonebwoy, Buju Banton and all the artists who attended brought Didn’t disappoint!

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Other artists were in attendance to grease the memorable event. Arguably, if you’re a fan of Afrobeats, the experience of Afro Nation festival will forever lure you to subsequent Afrobeats events across the globe.

Indeed, this is a clear indication that there is no challenger when it comes to Afrobeats Entertainments. SMADE is definitely set the bar so high it will be difficult for anyone to catch up!

He will continue to make Africans in diaspora proud with the work of their fellow Africans by showcasing the old African beats and reminds Africans of their indigenous rhythms.


The will be Afro Nation Ghana Festival 2019 from 27 – 30 December 2019  in Ghana and we can’t wait!

Huge Congratulations To KING SMADE for another successful event!

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