History has it that the mystic significance of the Bakatue festival is to bring all sons and daughters of Edinaman together in a very unique way. Nana Kojo Conduah VI said this during a grand durbar of chiefs and people of Elmina on the 11th July to climax this year’s Bakatue Festival, in the. Bakatue Festival. Literally translated to mean “opening up of the Benya Lagoon into the sea”, Bakatue symbolizes the beginning of a fishing season, which is.
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It is an annual festival, observe by the chiefs and people of Elmina in the Central Region of Ghana.
Before the celebration of the festival a – six week ban on fishing in the Benya Lagoon is affected as well bakahue a ban on drumming and any form of noise making.
The wonderful ceremony include processions drumming, singing and dancing in the town. Also, there is the performance of regatta of canoes on the Benya Lagoon.
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