Source: GNA - Mrs Amy Appiah Frimpong, Acting Executive Director of the National Theatre, has called on stakeholders and institutions to assist the National Theatre to offer programmes that project positive images of the Ghanaian arts and culture.

She said this would help the theatre to deliver on its mandate of promoting and presenting the performing arts.

Mrs Frimpong said this at the launch of the second edition of the Ghana Theatre Festival 2015 held in Accra.

 
 
The Adekyem Festival of the chiefs and the people of Bechem Traditional Area have been launched at Bechem, the Tano South District Capital.

The Festival which has for its theme ‘’Unity and Development’’ would be celebrated in November, 2015 with a number of activities to be climaxed by a ground durbar.

 
 
The 14th Dodze Deza festival has been launched in Accra, with a call on citizens of Dzodze and other members of the public to patronise the event to enjoy the rich heritage and culture.
The festival which would be starting on September 25 to October 3, at Dodze in the Ketu North District of the Volta Region, is to commemorate

 
 
Source: GNA - Paa Kwesi Amissah-Arthur, Vice President, has urged traditional leaders to be development- oriented, in order to contribute effectively to the country's socio-economic development.

The Vice President made the call at a grand durbar of the chiefs and people of the Abeadze Traditional Area, under the able leadership of Daasebre Kwebu Ewusi the seventh, Omanhen of the area, and President of the Central Regional House of Chiefs, to climax activities for the celebration of their Ahobaa Kese Festival at Dominase Abeadze.

 
 
Source: GNA - The management of the leading telecommunication network, MTN Ghana, on Thursday presented a cheque of GHcedis 5,000.00 to the Oguaa Traditional Council towards the celebration of the Fetu Afahye.

In addition, it donated recharge cards worth GHcedis 1,000.00, assorted MTN souvenirs and drinks worth GHcedis 500.00 to the Council to support several activities of the event.

 
 
Source: Daily Graphic Ghana - The Central Regional Minister, Mr Aquinas Tawiah Quansah, has called on Ghanaians to co-exist peacefully at all times, to help facilitate rapid development of the country.

 
 
Source: GNA - Mr Benjamin Kpodo, Member of Parliament (MP) for Ho Central Constituency on Saturday urged traditional rulers in the Municipality to consider the celebration of a joint yam festival to be rotated yearly.

 
 
Source: GNA - Ghana Dance Festival has been launched to commemorate dance forms in Ghana be it art, entertainment and culture.
The annual Dance festival aims at helping develop the dance industry through workshops, career development activities, exhibitions and competitions.

 
 
Daily Graphic Ghana - The 2015 Yam Festival of the chiefs and people of the Asogli state in the Volta Region has been launched, with a call on Ewes living in the diaspora to patronise the festival. 
It is slated to take place in Ho from August 22 to September 22, 2015.

 
 
The annual Kplejo Festival returns bigger and better this year.
Kasapa 102.3 FM is partnering the chiefs and people of the Nungua area to host series of events to mark the Festival.
From Friday July 10 to Sunday July 12, all roads lead to Nungua as the festival hits home.