Preparations underway for Independence Day celebration

Accra- Intensive preparations are underway as the country gears up towards the celebration of her 61st Independence Anniversary on Tuesday, March 6, at the Black Stars Square in Accra.

A visit by the Ghana News Agency to the grounds on Monday saw a parade of various security agencies and school children who were busily rehearsing for Tuesday.

Being the final dress rehearsal for the Parade, participants treated it with all seriousness as it was their last chance to perfect their skills.

The GNA observed that while the rehearsals were going on other active preparations such as fixing of canopies and decoration of the venue were also ongoing.

Various media houses including the Ghana Broadcasting Corporation were also there to setup their equipment for a live broadcast on Tuesday.

The celebration is expected to start at 0900 hours.

Source: Ghana News Agency