Ghana

Flag of GhanaGhana, officially the Republic of Ghana, is a sovereign state located on the Gulf of Guinea and Atlantic Ocean in West Africa. It is bordered by the Ivory Coast to the west, Burkina Faso to the north, Togo to the east and the Gulf of Guinea and Atlantic Ocean to the south. The word Ghana means "Warrior King".
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General information

  • Provides detailed information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, defence, and transnational issues of different countries. The CIA World Factbook
  • Part of the World Bank's website, with information, analysis and reports on its projects and strategic plans. World Bank country information
  • Country profiles of all the countries in the world.BBC country profile
  • Offers comprehensive, comparable data and analysis of 53 African economies. African Economic Outlook
  • The University of Pretoria’s Centre for Human Rights database has documents on national legislation (Constitution) and reports from the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights as well as UN documents. African Human Rights Document database

Publications

Experts

Libraries and archives

Statistics

  • Offers free access to more than 2000 financial, business, health, economic and human development statistics.World Bank statistical data
  • Provides statistics, estimates and projections produced by countries and compiled by the United Nations data system on agriculture, crime, education, energy, industry, labour, national accounts, population and tourism. UN data
  • Offers repackaged data and information from relevant FAO databases with a focus on natural resources, economics, agriculture, forestry, fisheries and technical cooperation. FAO country profiles
  • Provides a compilation of data with maps and graphs from the CIA World Factbook, the UN and the OECD. NationMaster
  • This regularly updated website has a global collection of voter turnout statistics for presidential and parliamentary elections since 1945. International IDEA: Voter Turnout

Internet resources

  • Compiled by the University Library of Johann Christian Senckenberg in Frankfurt on the Main and the GIGA Information Centre: Africa Library in Hamburg. Has a database of Internet resources with more than 4900 websites on Sub-Saharan Africa. ilissAfrica internet resources
  • Links to freely available Africa-related material provided by the Nordic Africa Institute. Guide to Africa on the Internet
  • Is a guide to Africa-related Internet resources prepared by Stanford University Libraries. A guide to Africa-related Internet resources

Movies and images

  • Lists more than 1300 films/documentaries on a specific country in the library catalogue of the African Studies Centre (ASC) in Leiden. African films at the ASC

Music

  • Discographic database of African and Caribbean music at Le MediaPort de l'INA (L'Institut National de l'Audiovisuel). Afromix African music
  • Provides access to the Dutch-language website of the Stichting Centrale Discotheek (CDR). Muziekweb
  • Offers information about traditional music, music from the Gold Coast in the mid-20th century, Ghanaian pop, guitar bands, dance, high life and hip life music. Also links to related musicians and bands. Music of Ghana on Wikipedia
  • Is the largest source of Ghanaian music videos, music news, interviews, photos, shows and more. Ghanaian music
  • Offers free access to videos and gospel music, high life, hip hop, Afro hop songs, traditional music, reggae, rap and dance competitions.AllGhanaMusic

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A Ghanaian asylum seeker has been charged with raping a woman at...

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President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has assured of Ghana’s...

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The Tarkwa Circuit court has remanded into prison custody, four...

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Vice President Alhaji Dr Mahamadu Bawumia has assured the people...

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The Ministry of Finance has issued guidelines for the validation...

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WaterAid Ghana(WAG) has signed a GHC 2.5million  agreement with...

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The Minister for Aviation, Cecilia Dapaah has disclosed that...

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A suspected fake doctor who demanded sex as payment for...

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Authorities of the University of Cape Coast (UCC) have rusticated...

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The Ministry of Health has said it is ready to appear before the...

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The government is seeking a cheaper alternative source of...

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The Shareholders of the Ghana Oil Company Limited has affirmed...

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Many suburbs in Accra were submerged by floodwaters after a...

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Figures by the Ghana Export Promotion Authority (GEPA) have shown...

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Ghana and Cape Verde have resolved to begin the process of...

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[Ghana Star] More charter planes will be arriving in Ghana in days...
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[Ghana Star] Nancy Abu-Bonserah, the first Ghanaian and only black...
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The US Government has announced its readiness to support...

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The overlord of Mamprugu land, the Nayiri, Naa Bohigu Abdulai...

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President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has announced the setting up...

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The Minister of Defence, Dominic Nitiwul has indicated that...

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The Sagnarigu chief, Naa Yakubu Abdulai has charged government to...

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The Upper East Region has made remarkable improvement in the...

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