The Ghana Tourist Authority, together with the Ministry of Tourism Arts and Culture and the Diaspora community in Ghana has actually honoured Black Panther star, Chadwick Boseman who passed away recently after fighting with colon cancer.
Holding a minute silence for fallen heroes at the unveiling of the seven pillars of the Beyond the Return in Accra Wednesday, September 9, 2020, Ceo of the Ghana Tourism Authority, Akwasi Agyeman stated “Might I respectfully request that all of us rise for a minute silence … for our forefathers who went through the tortures journey of slavery, 2, for our brothers and sisters who have fallen in current times particularly our brother Chadwick of Black Panther popularity and yesterday in Cape Coast, Elolo Gabin for those of who have actually been in emancipation and panafest, you know Elolo is no more.
Chadwick Boseman who was 43 passed away at home in Los Angeles with his partner and household by his side.”A real fighter, Chadwick stood firm through everything, and brought you numerous of the movies you have concerned like so much … From Marshall to Da 5 Bloods, August Wilson’s Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom and a number of more-all were recorded throughout and between many surgical treatments and chemotherapy. It was the honour of his career to bring King T’Challa to life in Black Panther, “his household said in the statement.The decision to honour Chadwick at Wednesday’s event kinds part of Ghana’s effort to develop itself as the home for Africans in the diaspora.It will be recalled that in June this year, Ghana held a memorial burial for George
Floyd who was killed by a police officer in the United States.