Ambassador H.E. Cheryl Bazard attends Ghana’s Afro Haven Expo in Lier, Belgium

Embassy of The Bahamas, Brussels
Brussels, Belgium
11 February 2024

Press Release

Ambassador H.E. Cheryl Bazard attended Ghana’s Afro Haven Expo in Lier, Belgium, where she was welcomed by Chargés d’affaires Mr. Makarios Akabong and viewed products crafted by talented young Ghanaians.

Today, Ambassador H.E. Cheryl Bazard embarked on a visit to Lier, Belgium, to attend Ghana’s Afro Haven Expo. Hosted by Chargé d’Affaires Mr. Makarios Akabong, the expo showcased an array of products crafted by talented young Ghanaians, highlighting their creativity and entrepreneurial spirit.

As Ambassador Bazard explored the expo, she was impressed by the diversity and quality of the products on display, reflecting Ghana’s rich cultural heritage and vibrant artisan community. From traditional crafts to modern innovations, the expo provided a platform for Ghanaian artisans to showcase their talents and connect with a global audience.

Ambassador Bazard commended Mr. Akabong and the organizers for their efforts in promoting Ghanaian culture and fostering economic opportunities for young entrepreneurs. The Afro Haven Expo served as a testament to the creativity, innovation, and resilience of Ghanaian youth, inspiring hope for a bright and prosperous future.

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