Begho

Saturday, March 26 at 3:00pm
EYE ON YOUTH

by Victoria Aryee & Daniel Kumah (Ghana, 2021, 7m)

Discovery of the Begho market, in West Africa, in the 16th century, through the eyes of a little girl named Kasi. Begho is a former market city, at the crossroads of several trade routes, which was occupied between the 11th and 18th centuries. As such, it is mentioned and documented in many early writings about West Africa and pre-colonial Ghana and oral tradition.