The Aboakyer Festival is held annually in May in the small town of Winneba, Ghana. He contrasts two clans, symbolized by their colors: red / orange and blue / white. Body painting and cross-dressing are widely used. One can see in this custom and parades the origin of carnivals of the Caribbean, this coast of Ghana having served for centuries […]
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