-American Hollywood star Wesley Snipes has stated that he intends to visit Ghana soon
-The 'Blade' movie actor made this known when he met Gabby Otchere-Darko, a leading member of the NPP and cousin to President Akufo-Addo
-In a video, Snipes said he was on his way to Accra
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Legendary American Hollywood actor Wesley Snipes has made his intentions clear about his historic visit to Ghana.
The award-winning actor made this known when he met Gabby Otchere-Darko, a leading member of the NPP and cousin to President Akufo-Addo.
In a video sighted by YEN.com.gh, Snipes said “I am on my way to Accra.”
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“You know that my teacher Dr. John Hendrik Clarke, the great grandmaster sat many 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 honour my elders, I am on my way to Accra. The Daywalker is coming to Accra…,” he said in the video
Ghana has become the scene of nonstop visits from famous Black American and Carribean celebrities as they pass through to mark the 'Year of Return', an initiative set aside by the government to commemorate 400 years of the arrival of the first enslaved Africans in Jamestown, Virginia.
Since this initiative began many African Americans have made their way into the country to learn more about their history.
Some include Steve Harvey, Samuel L Jackson, Anthony Anderson, Micheal Jai White, Boris Kodjoe, Nicole Ari Parker, Diggy Simmons and many others.
YEN.com.gh earlier reported that American superstar actor Hisham Tawfiq, who is popularly known as Dembe Zuma in the award-winning Hollywood TV series 'The Blacklist' was in Ghana.
Hisham Tawfiq in 'The Blacklist' TV series acted as Dembe who is the trusted friend, to the main character 'Raymond Reddington'
In an Instagram post sighted by YEN.com.gh Hisham Tawfiq is seen touring the Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park.
He is also heard in the video saying "Yo yo yo. We are out here in Ghana. Kwame Nkrumah museum," the African American actor also captioned the video saying "Day 1 #Ghana #kwamenkrumah #Africa #History #yearofreturn."
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