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Complete details about Ghana in Africa with capital city Accra

Country NameGhana (Ghana)
Country CodeGHA
Capital CityAccra
ContinentAfrica
RegionWestern Africa
Independence Year1957
Population20212000
Surface Area238533.0
Life Expectancy57.4 years
GNP7137.0 (old 6884.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Akan     (52.4%)
Ewe     (11.9%)
Ga-adangme     (7.8%)
Gurma     (3.3%)
Joruba     (1.3%)
Mossi     (15.8%)

Major Cities

Accra, Greater Accra     (population 1070000)
Kumasi, Ashanti     (population 385192)
Tamale, Northern     (population 151069)
Tema, Greater Accra     (population 109975)
Sekondi-Takoradi, Western     (population 103653)

Ghana's most recent News and Stories

Ghana Tweets

From @deprimolive on Sun Jun 16 19:18:22 EDT 2019 RT @DeeFuture1: Yo Ghana... I'm Dee Future and I kindly seek for your support to push up this great tune. Bless up?? Kindly download with?
From @MPositivegh on Sun Jun 16 19:18:19 EDT 2019 RT @DeeFuture1: Yo Ghana... I'm Dee Future and I kindly seek for your support to push up this great tune. Bless up?? Kindly download with?
From @mr_kharis on Sun Jun 16 19:18:06 EDT 2019 RT @WonadoDaniel: Has Ghana as a country, developed any foundational sloga like that of the "American Dream" that our people believe so muc?
From @Seymour_Results on Sun Jun 16 19:18:06 EDT 2019 RT @jordanbpeterson: A letter from a viewer/listener/reader and his family in Ghana. Best wishes from Abdul Nasir: https://t.co/h0LIjhKuWG
From @ThankYouYeezy on Sun Jun 16 19:18:03 EDT 2019 RT @AndrewHolnessJM: On behalf of the Government and people of Jamaica our heartfelt welcome to President of Ghana His Excellency Nana Addo?
From @_itssJackieee on Sun Jun 16 19:17:42 EDT 2019 RT @SeyramNaa: I was on a scholarship that required me to keep a 3.7 gpa throughout undergrad. My GPA dropped for two semesters and I was o?
From @youdhatetoseeit on Sun Jun 16 19:17:41 EDT 2019 RT @SmithUnderscore: Hello Good evening to everyone on @Twitter. My name is William Smith. I am 28 years old. I am from Accra, Ghana West-A?
From @WTuferu on Sun Jun 16 19:17:32 EDT 2019 RT @Lese_Tswag: This song still gives me goosebumps! One time for my Ghana people ???????? https://t.co/sHll0OWpKa
From @rafael_shakony on Sun Jun 16 19:17:27 EDT 2019 @menmartey @thenanaaba @DStv_Ghana @jampadu Lolxxx. I don't want the GoTv, I want DSTV explore as an extra view. If? https://t.co/MUpzSDt5T8
From @annetteabena on Sun Jun 16 19:17:17 EDT 2019 RT @MadameGhana: ??#YearOfReturn Le Ghana et la Jamaïque main dans la main pour l'Année du Retour. A compter du 1er juillet, les ressortisa?
From @amollo_maggie on Sun Jun 16 19:17:15 EDT 2019 RT @LopesInsights: Ghana and Côte d'Ivoire won their battle for the $2600 a ton cocoa price. This is just the beginning. A long struggle al?
From @jo_asve on Sun Jun 16 19:17:05 EDT 2019 RT @MandyPopeB613: Le Ghana et la Côte d?Ivoire sont en train de fixer leurs prix en ce qui concerne le cacao et le président ghanéen avait?
From @Teeyamzy007 on Sun Jun 16 19:16:53 EDT 2019 RT @HLemchi: Here is what the Inestimable Lee Kuan Yew said about Nigeria, Zambia, Kenya, Uganda & Jamaica. He said a lot about Ghana & N?