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|Location||West Africa, Africa|
|Leader||President of Ghana|
|Member of||African Union, Commonwealth of Nations, Organisation of African Unity, UN|
|Formerly known as the "Gold Coast", Ghana has one of the most stable governments in Africa. A member of the African Union and the Commonwealth of Nations|
Ghana is a nation state in west Africa.
The BBC country profile reports: "Despite being rich in mineral resources, and endowed with a good education system and efficient civil service, Ghana fell victim to corruption and mismanagement soon after independence in 1957... In 1966 its first president and pan-African hero, Kwame Nkrumah, was deposed in a coup." The use of the passive here (like the use of abstract nouns in the earlier sentence) is indicative of a gap in the official narrative and a possible effort to dodge the question of who carried out the coup.
Citizens of Ghana on Wikispooks
|Kofi Annan||8 April 1938||Secretary-General of the United Nations 1997-2006 now working for Macro Advisory Partners|
|Francis Sanziri||1957||19 April 2019||Head of UNDOF who suddenly died|
Event Participated in
|Bandung Conference||1955||1955||Indonesia||Important conference for the global south; participants soon became prime targets for US foreign policy|
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