Day 127: Kwame Nkrumah Returns

I  went to the National Theatre for the first  time in my life to watch The 2nd Coming of Kwame Nkrumah. It’s a play written by a guy call Latif Abubakar. Ekow Smith Asante, a very well known Ghanaian actor who often does film and stage, played Kwame Nkrumah.

The pics and video was taken on a Tecno P5, hence the low quality. It’s hard to explain the premise of the play but I guess it’s just the tale of Ghana’s independence but with Kwame Nkrumah and Ghana’s 5 most recent presidents constituting the big six.

It ended with a dance off.

Former Presidents
Kufuor (“the Friendly Giant”) next to Rawlings (“the White President”)
cultural inclusion
The Asantehene and his crew
an unlikely encounter
Kwame Nkrumah in prision with Bob Marley?

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