UK Based Ghanaian Afro beats Musician FUSE ODG is set to hold the inaugural TINA Festival which will take place on January 4 at the Round Pavilion Trade fair La, Accra.
The singer said the series of events that will hold aims to reeducate patrons on the African history and change the perception of Africa in the rest of the world.
He said it is also in a bid to bring Africans in the diaspora home, as well as revive the iconic round pavilion.
Musicians’ like Sarkodie, Stefflon Don, Joey B, Lethal Bizzle and others have been billed to perform at the concert to climax activities.
Fuse ODG, who broke into the music scene with hit song “Antenna” in 2012 has since then used his music to promote Africa.
He is currently promoting his recently released song and video featuring Reggae Icon Damien Marley titled Bra Fie.
In reuniting the Global African Diaspora, the Tina Festival will be part of a wider series of events over three days held at Ghana’s most iconic venues…
TINA FESTIVAL ITINERARY
2nd January 2019 – National Builders Day
In 2007, This Is New Africa (TINA) and Wood World Mission Charity started a school in Akosombo with just a handful of students. What began as an Orphanage is now a thriving school with over 200 students being supported by the organization. National Builders day is to encourage the diaspora community to give back to society. There will be a call for Volunteers to come and help the school. Volunteers will be at Akosombo School to paint the school and interact with the pupils and inspiring them. An exciting boat ride and tour of the beautiful Akosombo landscape fused with the party on the bus and lots of networking will be part of the day for all.
3rd January 2019 – Global Diaspora Conference and Exhibition
(Conference Centre, Accra)
The Global Diaspora conference will be looking at discussions and talks from top thought leaders from the continent on how to take Africa beyond aid and how to mobilize the sleeping giant of the Diaspora.
H.E. Prez. Nana Akuffo Addo
Samia Nkrumah – Political activist
Reggie Yates – BBC TV broadcaster
Ama K Abebrese – Actress
Chaka Bars – I Heart Africa
Fuse ODG – Artist
4th January 2019 – TINA Music Festival
(Fantasy Dome, Trade Fair, Accra)
Fuse ODG, Sarkodie, Stefflon Don, Joey B, Lethal Bizzle plus more to TBA soon.
For more information visit www.tinafestival.com