Regional Event in Ghana

Wood Carving Competition

It was held to select a woodcarver to represent Ghana in the World Wood Day Wood Carving Show in Turkey. Nine wood carvers were selected from some major carving centres in Ghana for this competition. They were given 8 hours to finish their work.

Venue: Aburi Craft Village

Date: 31 January

Winner: Oppong, Micheal
st runner- up: Ankrah, Akuffo
nd runner- up: Donkor, Kwasi


Wooden Musical Show

Venue: Cultural Center-Kumasi

1. Atumpan Dance Ensemble
2. Amamereso Agofomma Dance Company
3. Aberempon Traditionals
4. Camashie Dance Ensemble


World Wood Day