The partnership is part of Mara’s goal to inspire young Africans to begin their journey to financial empowerment by introducing them to Maraverse. Africans who want to gain free digital financial knowledge can participate in Maraverse before, during and after Afro Nation Ghana 2022.
Afro Nation Ghana 2022 is part of a leading global brand of festivals uniting thousands of people in Africa with the diaspora in Europe, the US and beyond, in celebration of African music and creative arts. Some of the biggest global stars set to headline the highly anticipated music festival are Nigeria’s party king. daviddoamerican hip hop titan meek milllegendary duo P-Square and Ghana’s own superstar Afropop, dancehall and reggae talent stonebwoyamong others.
“As Africa has a population of more people under the age of 20 than anywhere else in the world, Africa is seen as the future, and Africa’s future is young,” said Chi Nnadi, co-founder and CEO. “At Mara, we are committed to supporting, investing in and empowering the dreams of diverse Africans by providing the education, tools and resources necessary to achieve financial empowerment”
Commenting on the Afro Nation Ghana partnership, Susan Younis, Director of Marketing, said: “This collaboration offers Africans a unique opportunity to learn about the resources available. There is no more exciting place to connect with Africans over the festive period than at the world’s biggest and best Afrobeats celebration.”
With the increasing demand for the imprint of African creative artists on the world stage, the Afro Nation Ghana festival will provide a medium where people can express themselves, connect with like-minded people and dare to dream.
Afro Nation organizers have commented on the new partnership with Mara for Ghana 2022, saying “We are excited to be working with a forward-thinking partner in this space. Mara shares our passion for providing exciting opportunities for young people and aligning with our mission to build the future of Africa in a meaningful and positive way.”
Other guest artists lined up include Asake, row, Dadju, adekunle gold, ckay, black sherif, Kuami Eugenio, little boy, Kamo Mphela, gyakie Y Camidoh; with Scorpion Kings, Major League DJz Y uncle waffles as official DJs.
As the world witnesses Africa’s vibrant creative scene through the music festival in December, more people will begin their journey to financial empowerment and learn how to build digital wealth on Maraverse.
The partnership is part of Mara’s efforts to connect with and empower Africa’s thinkers and builders, while highlighting the best of African culture as a point of passion at one of Africa’s largest music and entertainment festivals, which crosses all parts of the world.
With more of a mission than most regular festivals, the Afro Nation brand is the birth of a large global gathering, uniting thousands of music lovers from around the world in a bid to promote the Afrobeats movement and build a lasting platform for artists and creatives at their core. Here to witness the hottest names this December, across various genres, Afro Nation Ghana looks to foster even stronger ties with the continent around the world, reconnecting, educating and creating, while putting on a show.
Mara is Africa’s ultimate digital financial ecosystem, empowering African dreams by leveraging blockchain to transform the social and economic future of African communities, countries and the continent. With digital finance, Web3, and blockchain education as its focal point, Mara is poised to empower a million people and impact a billion lives in five years. Mara’s executive team includes former executives from Amazon, PayPal, Uber, Apple, Multichoice, NBC Universal, Viacom, NVIDIA, Founders Bank, Rappi and more.
For culture, for culture, Afro Nation is the largest Afrobeats festival in the world. Founded in 2019 with a mission to unite the diaspora and promote the Afrobeats movement worldwide, Afro Nation returned in 2022 with three major festivals on three continents headlined by Afrobeats’ biggest stars including Burna Boy, Wizkid, Davido, along with the hottest names from Amapiano, Dancehall, R&B and more. With events taking place at culturally significant sites in Portugal, Puerto Rico and Ghana, the Afro Nation experience is a unique celebration of music, dance, food, culture and more.