The Akoma Tour – Year of Return 2019 Highlights
Founders of the Akoma Tour, Adjoa & Kweku & Daughter, Tsahai Akwaaba!!!! We trust this blog post finds you in optimum health. It's been a long time! The truth is that our time in quarantine has helped us to return to blogging. We are here with time on our...
“Celebrating Black Love… The Akoma Way”
Kente Inspired Black Love It is known, that through the passage of the Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade, Black families were separated and torn apart. Once held captive by European and Arab colonizers, the unexpected separation of mother from father and daughter/son...
Repatriation and Mental Wellness: Sankofa (returning home) as a means to healing Africans in the Diaspora
“Sankofa is a word in the Twi language of Ghana that translates as "Go back and get it" (san - to return; ko - to go; fa - to fetch, to seek and take) and also refers to the Asante Adinkra symbol represented either with a stylized heart shape or by a bird with its...
Let us introduce ourselves to you – The Akoma Healing Arts Collective
A little about who we are as a Collective
Welcome to our new website. We have lots of good news to share with you. Our blog will be opening soon. Stay tuned!