TITLE

An irreplaceable love

AUTHOR(S)
Duodu, Cameron
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
New African;Mar2007, Issue 460, p74
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the life and death of Nana Yaa Difie of Kokofu, Asante, Ghana, who is popularly known as Beryl Karikari, the author's wife. Beryl was a dancer, who crafted a fabulous choreography for the Heatwaves, designed and sewed clothing and make dolls. Beryl died from a fatal stroke that resulted in the brain hemorrhage. Beryl's survival of the war, meeting with the husband, and self-confidence was described.
ACCESSION #
24335348

 

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