Ghana: ‘Constant Media Highlights Will Enhance Home, Worldwide Tourism in Ghana’


The President of the Ghana India Commerce Advisory Chamber (GITAC), Mr Dominic Oduro-Antwi, has urged the media to accentuate promotion of the Ghanaian tradition and heritage for socio-economic growth.

In accordance with him, the media had an important position to play in placing vacationer locations in Ghana and Africa on the worldwide map by constructive projections concerning the nation to assist increase the tourism trade.

MrOduro-Antwi disclosed this in an interview with the Ghanaian Instances in Accra yesterday on the sidelines of the celebration of the Ghana Month.

He stated, although the media lately was doing effectively within the promotion of the Ghanaian tradition, itshould not solely be restricted to the Ghana Month.

He stated tourism, was one of many fastest-growing industries within the nation, subsequently constant media projections would improve each home and worldwide arrivals.

“Ghana has a wealthy tradition and so should be projected to the surface world anytime, each time and never wait till a selected occasion earlier than we showcase our tradition or start to painting what the nation has. It should be a steady occasion to attract extra vacationers into the nation,” he added.

MrOduro-Antwi, additionally the President of the International Africa Commerce Advisory Chamber (GATAC), stated the significance of dedicating extra protection to cultural actions and conventional ceremonies, similar to festivals, non secular ceremonies and cultural performances by dwell protection, documentary, and editorial options had been essential to boosting the tourism receipts.