The “Beyond The Return” initiative by government of Ghana is bringing more Diasporans to visit and invest in the country this year. As a result, American actor, Wesley Snipes says he’s on his way to Ghana.
Hence, In a short video on Thursday, Wesley Snipes who is otherwise known as Daywalker for his role in the award-winning film ‘Blade’, announced his visit saying;
“I Am On My Way To Accra…You know that my teacher Dr. John Hendrik Clarke, the great grandmaster sat many a days under many conditions the great grandmaster Dr. Kwame Nkrumah, Ghana and they told me as a grandson of them… always keep Mother Africa in the heart, a united Africa. So to honouring my elders I am on my way to Accra. The Daywalker is coming to Accra”
Wesley Snipes was captured in the video together with Gabby Asare Otchere-Darko, a leading member of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP). Also,Wesley was among a number of personalities who met with President Akufo-Addo in Davos, Switzerland. Where the President is participating in the 50th-anniversary celebration of the World Economic Forum Annual Meetings.
Ghana’s president Akufo-Addo was with American billionaire businessman Robert Smith; Wesley Snipes, Ozwald Boateng, Kojo Annan and a number of important personalities at the event in Davos, Switzerland.
The year of return saw lots of Black diaspora making their way to Ghana. Therefore, the beyond the return initiative, is bent on strengthening the bonds of return; both in investment and origins.