For Local Ghanaians, A Celebration Of Community And Soccer At "The Rent"

Jun 29, 2017

This year Ghana celebrates its 60th year of independence. Coming up, we discuss the significance of that milestone with members of Connecticut's Ghanaian community.

Plus: a preview of this weekend's soccer friendly at East Hartford's Rentschler Field (a.k.a. "The Rent").

It's U.S.A. vs. Ghana. Will you be watching?


  • Fred Kyeremeh - Founder and editor of the Ghanaian American Journal (GAJ)
  • John Koomson - President of the Council of Ghanaian Associations in Connecticut
  • Apostle Cecilia Boamah - Owner of Accra Market in East Hartford, Connecticut 
  • Derrick Kwasi Mintah - President of the Kwahuman Association of Connecticut, Inc.; member of both the Central Connecticut Soccer Officials Association and U.S. Soccer Federation Referee Program 

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Chion Wolf contributed to this show.