Accra Mall

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Accra Mall
Accra Mall (Entrance).jpg
LocationSpintex Road, Accra
Opening date4 July 2008 (2008-07-04)
OwnerAtterbury Property Development, Sanlam, Owusu-Akyaw Family
Total retail floor area20,000 m2 (220,000 sq ft)
Websiteaccramall.com

The Accra Mall is a shopping centre in Accra, Ghana, located on the Spintex road adjacent to the Tema Motorway. The mall was commissioned on 4 July 2008.[1] It was founded by late Joseph Owusu Akyaw (1938-2010).[2] It is owned by Atterbury Property Development, Sanlam and the Owusu-Akyaw family.[3]

Facilities[edit]

Present are Mr. Price, a South African-based clothing and accessories retailers. In recent times, Boxing Day has come to be regarded Accra Mall Day, on this day many youth move to the mall to have a lot of fun. Unfortunately due to the COVID-19 pandemic, in December 2019 there has not been such a meeting of youngsters till now. The silverbird cinemas have been closed down since 2019.All shoppers are mandated to put on their facemasks and sanitize their hands before entering the mall.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Accra Mall". www.accramall.com. Archived from the original on 3 September 2011. Retrieved 11 June 2011.
  2. ^ "Monument of founder of Accra Mall, Joseph Owusu-Akyaw unveiled". Pulse Ghana. 13 March 2018. Retrieved 4 July 2021.
  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 28 June 2012. Retrieved 21 August 2015.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  4. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 28 October 2012. Retrieved 15 August 2013.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)

Coordinates: 5°37′14″N 0°10′28″W / 5.620600°N 0.174307°W / 5.620600; -0.174307