Engaged and getting married in Ghana – Ghana Forum

Can somebody please advise me on getting married in Ghana, the laws and/or traditions, engaged and getting married during the court household and necessary and necessary documents to produce this a marriage that is legal. I will be a citizen that is american will intend to marry a Ghanaain possibly in Ghana.

my spouse that is ghanian (ashanti from kumasi)says, that primarily in ghana its by “tribal wedding” that’s where you may well ask the moms and dads , invite them to an event, you pay some cash towards the family members ( only ?200)& let them have usually a beverage ,traditionally schnaps-the german liquor. Then you’re able to have blessing in a church.

In Ghana my partner states that “they do not stand much” from the type that is official of.

We married in england because of circumstances involving law that is british visa dilemmas. my advice is to marry in the usa , after which perform a traditional wedding in Ghana. we’ll circumvent to a conventional wedding in the near future.

I simply gone back to great britain from engaged and getting married in Ghana (I am British he’s from Ghana )

In the event that household are into tradition , like mine then once the past post stated , you will have to have a normal engagment .

that will be the neighborhood snapps , cash (we did 1 million cedis ) for the brides parents, a bible (for the bride ) fabric when it comes to mom (it sybolizes one thing related to the delivery ) and a present that is token the father.

we did this regarding the of (not recommended) and then had a registry wedding morning.

points for the registry

1 just 2 places kumasi and accra

2 can simply marry on tuesdays and thursdays

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