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 free access to videos and gospel music, high life, hip hop, Afro hop songs, traditional music, reggae, rap and dance competitions.AllGhanaMusic
  • 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

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The Narcotics Control Board (NACOB) on Thursday destroyed narcotic...

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A former Member of Parliament, George Loh, has revealed that about...

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Tetteh Quarshie Memorial Hospital has taken delivery of eye...

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The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has been impressed upon to re-...

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Amnesty International Ghana has decried the upsurge of mob attacks...

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The Council for Independent Universities (CIU) has called for a...

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Ghanaian midfielder Kingsley Sarfo is the third most expensive...

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The Majority in Parliament has reminded the National Democratic...

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Tax Analyst, Abdallah Ali Nakyea is pushing for a critical review...

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Ghanaian footballer, Samuel Inkoom, has been handed a one-year ban...

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Broadcast Journalist, Captain Smart has been unveiled as...

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A private legal practitioner, Yaw Oppong, has rejected suggestions...

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The National Media Commission (NMC) has ordered the three local...

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When it comes to finding niches, Ghanaian startup Asoriba has...

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STAR Ghana’s Programme Director, Ibrahim-Tankoh Amidu, has advised...

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A ranking member of Parliament’s Foreign Affairs Committee...

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A Law lecturer at the Ghana Law School, Moses Foh Amoaning,...

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