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Gasmilla hosts Abelefest in Oct.

BY: Jayne Buckman-Owoo

HE has treated us to beautiful songs such as Telemo, 3 Points among others and musician Gasmilla still has more goodies in the offing.

Come Saturday, October 8, all roads will lead to Alliance Francaise on Saturday, October 8 2022 when Gasmilla hosts the maiden Abele Festival or Abelefest, a celebration of unity and culture through music and arts.

In a chat with Graphic Showbiz, Gasmilla who sings and raps mostly in Ga said Abelefest which will be emceed by boxer Bukom Banku will start at 6am till 12midnight.

He said the main objectives of the festival is gathering the core fans of Gasmilla, projecting and promoting the true Ghanaian sound, celebrating role models from the Ga community and creating a family-oriented ambiance for parents and children to have a good time.

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“It is also aimed at educating and orienting the nation about the music, tradition, dance, food and fashion of the Ga community as well as creating a problem-solving community.

“The festival will throw light on abele (maize), the staple food for the celebration of Homomo festival which signifies the end of hunger for the Ga tribe. Some of the highlights of the event will be preparation of the kpokpoi, fashion and food funfair, networking and socialisation.

“Abelefest, will bring together patrons to enjoy various delicacies and how they are prepared, and enjoy concert, which will see some of Ghana’s finest musicians on stage during the Gasmilla Music Concert session

“Some of the musicians who will join the Telemo hitmaker on stage are Cina Soul, Adane Best, Apaatse, Luta, Marince Omario, Kokui Selormey, Papilion Blood and Long Life who will all be supported by 1st Class Band”, he added.