The Dome; Accra International Conference Centre

The Dome? Have you ever wondered why the Accra International Conference Centre is called that? Well, your answer is right here with us.

According to the dictionary, Dome basically means “a rounded vault forming the roof of a building or structure, typically with a circular base.” According to Wikipedia, the term means “an architectural element similar to the hollow upper half of a sphere.” Can we say that is the reason why the Accra International Conference Centre is called that way? We are about to find out.

The Dome

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The Dome; Accra International Conference Centre

Very important and world-rated events are hosted in the conference centre which bears the name hence if you are attending any program here, you are attending a very important and highly hyped program and your money is not wasted.

Over the years, The Dome has hosted the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards, which happens to be Ghana’s biggest music award festival, Ghana DJs Awards, the country’s most prestigious DJs award scheme, and international fairs.

The events centre has also hosted the lying-in-state rights of some prestigious personalities including; fmr. presidents; Evans Attah Mills, Kwesi Amissah-Arthur, J.J Rawlings, and Kofi Annan.

When next you hear the term “the dome” and you are supposed to pay, do not worry because your money is not going to waste.