African Cultural and Development Association

The Akwaaba Centre

Akwaaba centre The African Cultural & Development Association (ACDA) is dedicated to fostering and highlighting African Cultural Events in special and exquisite ways. As such, the organisation is pleased to offer our AKWAABA Centre for rental, for all of your celebrations and events.

Location: ACDA Compound 9 Thomas Lands, Georgetown, Guyana.
Tel: 225-8420



The AKWAABA Centre was constructed and designed to serve as a Youth Centre  for ACDA and Meeting Hall. The building was officially commissioned on 10th July, 2013, during the launch of ACDA’s 19th Emancipation Day celebrations.


AKWAABA is a Ghanaian word, which means ‘WELCOME’, and all are welcomed to host events, such as –

  • Meetings
  • Conferences
  • Seminars
  • Birthdays
  • Weddings
  • Thanksgiving Services
  • Award Ceremonies
  • Anniversaries
  • Religious  and Cultural Events
  • Graduations
  • Shower Parties; and much more


In addition to rental  of the Centre, other services which are available upon request include:

  • Planning and coordinating of your event.
  • Decorating advice or full decorating
  • Catering services- full course meals /snacks
  • Music arrangements, including Drum/ drummers
  • Chair /table rentals
  • Rental of cutlery, dishes and  table cloths.