ATL FM Oguaa Fetu Afahye Regatta 2017 (2)

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As part of this year’s Oguaa Fetu Afahye celebration, ATL FM in collaboration with the Oguaa Traditional Council is organizing the “Oguaa Fetu Afahye Regatta 2017”.

The Regatta is an annual event where Asafo Companies participate in a canoe race on the Foso lagoon in Cape Coast.

The event which comes off on Tuesday August 29, will have Bentsir number1, Anafo number 2 and Nkum number 4 participating.

In an interview with the deputy station manager of ATL FM in Charge of Events and Operations, Daniel Opoku, he described the Fetu Afahye as one of the most patronized festivals in the country hence the move to collaborate with Oguaa Traditional Council to organize this year’s regatta is to make this year’s Afahye an exciting one.


He hinted that for the past two years the regatta has not been organized due to lack of funds as a result ATL FM with the help of some corporate bodies is organizing this year’s regatta bring back the spark that the Regatta gave the celebration .

Mr. Opoku added that as part of the event, the station will be streaming live from the Community Gardens, near the Foso Lagoon on the day of the event. He acknowledged all benevolent bodies who are helping in the organization of the event and also called on the general public to patronize this year’s regatta.