First Friday of every month to be declared ‘Batakari Day’


The “Batakari Day” will be launched at a ceremony to be held at the offices of the World Bank Ghana office on September 4, 2015.

Key among the series of programmes outlined for the month include; Still and Motion Photography Exhibition, an experiential celebration of the people and cultures of the North of Ghana through garment, food, music and dance.batakari 2

The festival which is a month long exhibition and celebration of the sights, sounds and flavours of Northern Ghana is expected to be replicated across all the regional capitals in the country.

The “Grass is Greener” program is being sponsored by SADA, with support from the Ministry of Trade and Industry, Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts, Ghana Investment Promotion Centre -GIPC and The World Bank Group.